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Address: West from Piazza Fontane Marose | Maddalena, Genoa, Italy
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What a great street to wander along! The palaces and gardens are beautiful. We saw the municipal hall and a lovely garden. The Deutch bank has a gorgeous fresco in the courtyard... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What a great street to wander along! The palaces and gardens are beautiful. We saw the municipal hall and a lovely garden. The Deutch bank has a gorgeous fresco in the courtyard. A treasure shop is at 12 Garibaldi upstairs. So eclectic! We had a lovely and cheap latte along the street too!

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a must see and walk for that mater while in Genoa. There are a ton of places to eat and shop but that isn't the half of it. The area comes alive during the evening with lots of locals and tourists strolling through the streets. Many nights there are musicians and DJs playing music. Find a cafe and... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful area of Genoa with some unique shops offering great value and variety Alongside some beautiful, historic buildings Great eateries Well worth a visit

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

And you can see why the 100 palaces in the area built from Genoa's heyday. Step off the street to enter the opulence of the courtyards and the palaces within. I recommend stopping at palazzo rosso- especially the 6th floor panorama.

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Durham, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed walking up and down Via Garibaldi each day (it was two blocks from our hotel, the BW Metropoli) and picking out how differently each fabulous palace was built or decorated from the others. They say it is one of the first examples of urban neighborhood planning or architecture, and it is interesting to think about the lifestyles of... More 

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Stavanger, Norway
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

We enjoyed walking around in Genoa. Via Garibadi is a nice street in the old town with many nice shops and small good restaurants. This is also close to the harbour area.

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Houston, Texas
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

Genoa is way under estimated in terms of tourism. ALL the churches are decorated in magnificent Baroque ornaments, paintings and sculptures. There are around 100 palaces throughout the city and scores of beautiful piazzas.

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Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Via Garibaldi is a fine example of Italian architecture and the uniquely Italian street layout and pattern.

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Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

It's wonderful palaces mansions some museums and some nice churches but it's not my favorite street of Genova . Much more nicer streets to se then this

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Reviewed 29 January 2017

A prime place to visit with art collections in the three palazzo, Rosso, Bianco and Tursi. It is mainly pedestrianised and lined with beautiful buildings.

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