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Old Port (Porto Antico)

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Address: Calata Molo Vecchio 15 | Magazzini Del Cotone, Modulo 5 Primo Piano, 16128 Genoa, Italy
Phone Number: 010 2485711
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Just walking around watching old pirat ship, and doing normal sightseeing. Nice restaurants and bars.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Just walking around watching old pirat ship, and doing normal sightseeing. Nice restaurants and bars.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

modern, open air , where you can move, walk or jogging , looking around you boats , ships and the trade harbour just not too far from you. Several things to see, above all Acquarium, the trasparent ball , made by our best architect Renzo PIano, where tropical plants live. Ferry for looking around from the sea and much more... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

It is a reasonable waterfront place but the smell is of stagnant water more like sewage. Some nice restaurants are on the far side facing the yacht docks.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We had 2 hours to spare for our transit from the cruise terminal to the airport. When you go out of the main entrance to the right, straight on, its about an 10 min walk. A few coffee bars and the old ship. Lots of bags and sunglass selling on the road.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

This is the place to be for most of the time when visiting Genoa, Italy. The aquarium, the biosphere (Bolla), The markets, and the tours, around Genoa, that start from there. You will find many restaurants and cafes. Very close to the City Center (St. Lorenzo Cathedral) and very accessable by bus and metro. Make sure you pick the days... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Great place to go at weekends. Lots going on and a good atmosphere. Just come back fro. 3 night break in Genoa and Porto Antico is well worth a visit . Enjoyed it but watch out for the street sellers. Lots of them about but I just walked straight passed and had no bother. I think if you speak to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 via mobile

Home to Genoa's maritime roots. Once a very bustling seaport this port area is now mostly for tourists. Aquarium is in this sector, as are an open air concert venue. Hawkers and gawkers are everywhere. I've seen many old ports that can transport you back in time in the blink of an eye. This one does not

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This area is large, with the port itself, the piers, the square, the building, the cruise liners berthing nearby, the street opposite it (of all walks of life).....it lights up in the twilight to the evening and you can spend much time people watching, or perhaps take a seat in an open-air café and be watched. Even some side streets... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

It could be more beautiful with this potential of seaside and boats... bye the way it is one of the most important ports in Europe.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Beautiful port and nice weather made my journey wonderful. There are people who walk with dogs and the view is amazing! The smell of the port isn't stink.

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