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Address: Via Escoffier | Corso Matteotti, Sanremo, Italy
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May of interest if you know who he is.

Had never heard of this guy before but apparently he used to be on Italian TV. Can't say how good a likeness it is but seems like a good quality piece if work.

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2014
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London, United Kingdom
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Kent, Texas
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217 reviews 217 reviews
84 attraction reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I came upon the statue by accident when wandering through the central city and subsequently looked up Mike Bongiorno's history online. I guess that's a benefit of travel. Two pieces of advice for the city fathers in San Remo: (1) Put up some kind of an explanation for the statue or you will invite continued derision, (2) find a better... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Had never heard of this guy before but apparently he used to be on Italian TV. Can't say how good a likeness it is but seems like a good quality piece if work.

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

I don't know who had this idea but they should be fired. Why anyone needs a statue of this guy is beyond me.

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Spain
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142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

Surprised to find this statue listed as an attraction for San Remo...it is a nice statue, fun to have a photo taken when you come across it walking down the main shopping street...but certainly would not go out of my way to find it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

it was a surprise to see this statue. I know who Mike is so had a photo by him! Obviously popular with other tourists

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