Porto Antico and Palazzo S.Giorgio, Genoa

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    Palazzo San Giorgioit's...

    by call_me_rhia Written Aug 26, 2002

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    Palazzo San Giorgio

    it's nowadays the headquarters of something to do with the harbour - something i can't translate (consorzio del porto, if you speak italian). There used to be a prison in there, many centuries ago, and someone dictated (wrote?) a 'guide-book' about Asia - quite some years before Marco Polo. Who and when exactly, I'll try and find out soon.

    photo: detail of the palace façade

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    Porto Antico

    by lara1962 Updated Mar 22, 2013
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    Within a few metres at Porto Antico is the "Aquarium" and the "Galata Museo del mare". Our favorit ship was "Neptun". The boat was built for Roman Polanskis movie "pirates"

    Related to:
    • Historical Travel
    • Museum Visits
    • Aquarium

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