IMPERIA - Riviera dei FIori
The fourth town of Imperia for inhabitants in deference to the chief town of the province, Sanremo is one of the most important tourist destinations of the riviera. Already discovered by international tourism in the second half of the nineteenth century, the town of flowers owes its fame to the Casino and the international Song Festival. ( More Less )
In recent years it has experienced a relaunch in tourism also thanks to the new cycling path along the old railway track, one of the longest in Europe from Sanremo to San Lorenzo al Mare , it offers fun and activities for those who love the outdoors as well as a sheer seaview.
Ideal destination for family holidays is the western village of Ospedaletti, a relaxing seaside reosort
From Arma di Taggia, the homeland of the taggiasche olives from which derives the extra-virgin olive oil DOP, every village is worth a short visit: Badalucco with its murales, Montalto and its slate gates, Carpasio and the Museum of the Italian Resistance . Triora, the village of witches also known for its buckwheat and bran bread , typical of these mountaious areas , and which also hosts an unusual ethnographic museum dedicated to witches where the traditional cooking utensils and agricultural tools of the daily life of the valley are also preserved.
Finally, two unspoilt alpine villages of unique beauty; Realdo and Verdeggia, situated below Mount Saccarello, the highest mountain of Liguria.