Clarion Collection Hotel Astoria Genova
Piazza Brignole, 4
Phone: (39) 010 873316
Fax: (39) 010 8317326
Are you sick and tired of transport services that charge extra for their not-so-good service? Then contact Cooperative Radio Taxi Genoa, who provide premiere taxi services. True to their name; they are friendly, cooperative, professional and most of all reliable. You can sit back and enjoy the comfortable drive to your destination by their helpful and knowledgeable drivers. All these at an affordable rate.
This is a small, welcoming and clean clinic which is known for its efficiency. If you cannot make it the hospital this is the place to come to for medical assistance.
Volpi links Genoa-Nizza and Genoa-Malpensa. You can also hire coaches and the garage is strategically located, a few hundred metres from Christopher Columbus airport. When flights for Milan are diverted due to fog, Volpi is ready to transfer passengers.
The city of Genoa boasts of some beautiful architectural monuments and stunning beaches, which makes it a popular holiday destination. Culturally rich, this city has sumptuous Italian delicacies to offer its tourists, apart from its warm hospitable people. Some of the interesting tourist attractions of the city include Museum of Fine Arts, Palazzo Bianco, Palazzo Rosso and Doria Museum of Natural History.
Rebuilt by the Gregotti studios for the 1990 football world cup, the new stadium is an architectural structure which energetically resolves the engineering problem posed by the covered stands. Located in the Marassi district, the stadium is rather at odds with its densely built-up surroundings. Today, the city has two main teams, Genoa, founded by a group of English players in 1893, the first football club in Italy, and Sampdoria, born out of the Sampierdarenese and Andrea Doria union. The two annual matches fire the enthusiasm of the respective fans, creating extraordinary scenes - a real show alongside the official show.
In a dominant position on the Carignano hill, this imposing building has dozens of specialist departments and an emergency room in a central area of the city.
Fiera di Genova, is one of the major exhibition venues across Italy as it hosts various events year round. Surrounded by the deep-blue sea, the center surely has a panoramic view to offer. Apart from the huge pavilions, the enormous space also includes one hundred thousand square-meter water surface. The place has the usual technical equipment, support services and structures required for professional and international expositions and summits.
This is the marina of the Fiera di Genova, a popular exhibition venue. It has recently been renovated and expanded to support more seaside events, such as trade fairs and business conferences. Visitors will enjoy walking through the many bridges, promenades and wharfs that surround the event space.
The first effort to build this began in 1907. The first section was opened in 1990 and there are now three stations and ten more planned. In the wait for the network to be completed, it is possible to enjoy a view from the elevated Brin station, designed by the Genoan architect Renzo Piano, who has built great works all over the world, including America and Japan.
Commonly known as the Principe, the main gateway is very close to the centro storico, the Acquario di Genova , and one of the University's faculties.
The Genoan Squash Club, affiliated with the Italian Squash Federation, is the place to go to play squash in Genoa. It has two sites, one in Corso Italia with 5 courts and one in Via Greto di Cornigliano with 6 courts. The building in Corso Italia is in an enviable position, in a complex on the sea which includes a bathing complex and a self service bar. Paolo Barabino is a federal instructor teaches course while the more competitive squash players compete in the tournaments in May.
The Genoese urban railway of the FS is made up of 19 stations around Genoa. With one ticket (issued at the FS ticket offices), you can travel between these stations (remember to stamp your ticket at the yellow machines in the station). You can also use this ticket on the AMT buses. The main stations are Porta Principe and Brignole.