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Customer Travel Tips for Genoa

76% Avg. city rating Rated by 227 customers

Activities / excursions 77%

Restaurants / eating out 81%

Shopping 70%

Chilling out / relaxing 72%

Getting around / public transport 78%

Sightseeing 81%

Culture 83%

Nightlife / partying 69%

Value for money 76%

Customer Travel Tips for Genoa

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67% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
67% Avg. rating


19 Sep 2017

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Romantic getaway Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: IDK

Liked: Wonderful architecture, authentic black ghetto in the old town.

Disliked: Public transport, city navigation, roads, restaurants.

67% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
67% Avg. rating


03 Sep 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: If you need a place quick and on the cheap, then this hostel will be ideal.

Liked: Met some nice people.

Disliked: I was a bit spread out.

100% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


24 Jul 2017

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Eat pasta with pesto.

Liked: Everything

Disliked: No

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


26 Jun 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: The Cimiteri Monumentale- a little outside the fity center but that shouldnt kèp you from going there.

Liked: Being the Italian Barcelona is quite a fit when you try to discribe this place

Disliked: -/-

60% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
60% Avg. rating


06 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Customer Travel Tip: /

Liked: Food.

Disliked: /

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
93% Avg. rating


18 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: forget about a map and get lost in the old town!

Liked: The atmosphere, the location of the city, the surroundings, food and wine, the architecture

Disliked: Nothing! :)

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
71% Avg. rating


15 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: don't visit the backstreets at night

Liked: the restaurant cavour 21

Disliked: the backstreets

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


14 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Give the place a chance

Liked: Lots of history and character. So many back alley bars and restaurants to explore.

Disliked: Nothing

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


12 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Eat trofie al pesto! It's fresh pasta with pesto and the pesto is absolutely delicious.

Liked: The old port and the small streets in the old area of the city. The palazzio real was also really nice to see.

Disliked: No

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
73% Avg. rating


30 Jul 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Head to Cinque Terre for a day trip - easily accessible and so beautiful

Liked: Proximity to Cinque Terre

Disliked: Nothing

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
84% Avg. rating


23 Jul 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Take a 48-hour museum card, maritime museum and the "castle" are for kids, and the most important one: enjoy Genoa! :)

Liked: Its a wonderful scenic city, with lots of cultural spots/ Its definitely has its own soul!

Disliked: Not much, really. May be not enough parties, but they could spoil city's atmosphere at the same time..

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


01 Jul 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Partying / nightlife Relaxation / spa Romantic getaway Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Get a map

Liked: All of it

Disliked: Confusing streets

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
69% Avg. rating


19 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing City break

Customer Travel Tip: Go to the hill to watch the view

Liked: Beautiful.

Disliked: Not many things to do, you can see the city and half a day.

58% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
58% Avg. rating


17 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing City break

Customer Travel Tip: Check out St Lorenzo cathedral, it is worth it.

Liked: The architecture of the city.

Disliked: Some streets feel unsafe, there aren´t that many sights to see.

33% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 20%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 20%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 20%
33% Avg. rating


02 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break

Customer Travel Tip: Go to the acuarium.

Liked: Ok to stop there one day if you are passing by.

Disliked: Nothing specially...

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


25 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: None.

Liked: Nice city by the sea.

Disliked: None.

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


25 May 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: You don't need much time here to see the sights (maybe a day) let yourself get lost in the streets and try all of the local cuisine!

Liked: Easy to get around. Everything is quite close. The architecture of the buildings is beautiful. Friendly people, great food (pizza & gelato especially) Impressed with how easy it was to get from the airport to Genoa central.

Disliked: Was raining while we were there (but obviously nothing can be done about that!)

60% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
60% Avg. rating


18 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: .

Liked: queer and unique character

Disliked: felt a bit unsafe as a lone traveller

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


05 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Customer Travel Tip: go to cinque terra

Liked: everything

Disliked: -

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


21 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: definitely my hostel..

Liked: every thing is close ..

Disliked: sunay night and monday night .. they dont have a lot of restaurants that open..

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76% Avg. city rating Rated by 227 customers

Activities / excursions 77%

Restaurants / eating out 81%

Shopping 70%

Chilling out / relaxing 72%

Getting around / public transport 78%

Sightseeing 81%

Culture 83%

Nightlife / partying 69%

Value for money 76%

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