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Incredibly narrow "vicoli" between dilapidated buildings, gives a flavor of the "true Sanremo" with... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2018
196erict
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Interesting old part of San Remo. Very steep so wear strong shoes. History boards and walking route... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2018
Beverley73
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London
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Reviewed April 26, 2019 via mobile

The old city gets eclipsed by the seaside streets below. Definitely the most interesting and authentic part of the city.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank stonewithnomoss
Reviewed April 14, 2019

Just stroll, enjoy the alleys, the flower pots in the small yards. Walk up the hill and you get a lovely view over the surroundings.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank millalaiset
Reviewed February 19, 2019

The old town of Sanremo is lively and authentic. Tourists are welcome but optional. Well worth a stroll and perhaps a visit to many small businesses that have been around for generations. Unlike the mass market and high end shops on the Main Street, these...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank Alan F
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Fantastic medieval age village, built 1000 years ago, still visible good part of the village, defensive walls build in 1321 one portion of walls build on XVI cent. still visible with original access still with original wooden doors.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Alessandro M
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Incredibly narrow "vicoli" between dilapidated buildings, gives a flavor of the "true Sanremo" with tiny shops and small restaurants - including good ones like Ipazia and Porta Verde

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 196erict
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We had our appartement on the top of the stairs, they are kind of tough to get up but completly worth it. The streets are beautifull and the view from the top is almost breathtaking

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Edson L
Reviewed May 2, 2018

Talk a walk through the maze of old streets, alleys and squares. A visit to the food market is a must. This is the real heart of Sanremo.

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Gerard K
Reviewed March 14, 2018

The piazza itself is lively. And with cafes and restaurants and shops. The market Hall is quite ugly from the outside. Inside there is the usual stalls with fruit, vegetables, cheese, meat ans specialities like olives and oil. Not very big, and a little disappointing...More

Date of experience: March 2018
3  Thank Klynge
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Interesting old part of San Remo. Very steep so wear strong shoes. History boards and walking route information are dotted around to help you. We went on a Monday morning in February and it was lovely and quiet. Views are great. Recommended.

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Beverley73
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

It is a dedalus of uphill narrow alleys and streets. It should be visited with daylight, since lately it became the "lieu " of refugees traffiching with faked leather goods. Bea & Gianni Novelli Geneva, Switzerland

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank giuseppenovelli
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