Genoa, the most important city in Liguria. A history that has always been influenced by the sea. This is the birth place of Christopher Columbus, famous for having discovered the American continent. The ancient port - redeveloped during the final years of the last century - is home to Italy's biggest aquarium: a journey through the world's seas. The city boasts one of the largest historic centres in Europe that will unveil its treasures and picturesque views to the attentive visitor.