Once arrived at Genoa, it can be more comfortable moving by train ( from Voltri to Nervi with the ticket ANT/FS for Bus and Train ) There is also a ticket " Train + Genoa City" for € 1,30 with free moving on the town's public transport until 12 pm. A special service is provided between Genoa - Casella: 1 hour trip on a little train visiting typical Liguria places for € 0,45. BUS AND TRAM : The problem to find parking in the centre can be solved by the public transports, which offers a complete service always on time. The service is offered by : AMT For more information please do contact…. AMT is also responsible for other services in Genoa: elevators, funiculars, Volabus etc. TAXI : Radiotaxi tel. 0105966 Cooperativa Taxisti Genovesi, Mura Cappuccine 7r tel.010594690 Cooperative Auto Pubbliche, vl. Benedetto XV tel.0105220573 Restaurants in Hotel Astoria neighborough : RISTORANTE LE BON BEC: Via Groppallo, 3/r tel: 010/870027 RISTORANTE MANNORI: Via Galata, 70/r tel: 010/ 588461 RISTORANTE IL RUSTICHELLO: Via S. Vincenzo, 59/r tel. 010/588556 RISTORANTE STALLONE: Piazza Brignole, 3/r tel: 010/582456 Restaurants in the center town: RISTORANTE IL GRAN GOTTO: V.le Brig. Bisagno, 69/r tel: 010/564344 ANTICA HOSTARIA PACETTI: Via Borgo incrociati, 22/r tel: 010/8392848 RISTORANTE SANTA CHIARA: Via al Capo di Santa Chiara, 69/r tel: 010/3770081 Chemists in the night: Europa - corso Europa 676 tel.010380239 Ghersi - corte Lambruschini 16-18 r torre A tel. 010541661 Pescetto - via Balbi 185 r tel.010 2462697 Hospitals : Ospedale S. Martino, largo R. Benzi, 10 tel. 0105551 Ospedale Galliera, Mura delle Cappuccine, 14 tel. 01056321 Ospedale Sampierdarena - c.so Scassi 1 tel. 01041021 Ospedali Gallino-Celesia Pontedecimo-Rivarolo, tel.01064481 Ospedale Sestri Ponente - via Oliva 22 tel.01064481 Ospedale Voltri - p.le Giannasso 4 tel. 01064481 Istituto G.Gaslini (pediatrico) - l.go G.Gaslini 5 tel.01053631 Ospedale Evangelico - c.so Solferino 1/a tel.01055221 Ospedale Nervi - via Missolungi 14 tel.010322251 Emergency room: Ospedale S.Martino tel. 0105552316 Ospedale Galliera tel. 0105632315 Istituto G.Gaslini tel. 0105636414 Azienda Ospedaliera Villa Scassi tel. 0104102275 Ospedale S.Carlo tel. 01069981 Ospedale P.A.Micone tel. 01065651 Ospedale Celesia tel. 01073011 Ospedale Gallino tel. 01073011 Emergenza sanitaria: 118 Guardia medica: 010354022 Soccorso in mare: 800-090090 (prenderà il 1530) Emergency: Soccorso pubblico di emergenza: 113 Carabinieri: 112 Vigili del Fuoco: 115 Guardia di Finanza: 117 Polizia Municipale: 010557111 Pronto Intervento Polizia Municipale :tel.0105570 Questura: via A.Diaz 2 tel. 01053661 Polizia Stradale: via Saluzzo 1 tel. 010369011 Polizia di Frontiera: ponte dei Mille tel. 010254841 Polizia Aeroporto C.Colombo: tel. 010659671 Polizia Ferroviaria: via Lagaccio 3 tel. 0102462340 Polizia Postale: via Dante 2 tel. 010540135 THE MONUMENTS Genoa is rich of extraordinary culture buildings and palaces; it has one of the biggest and fascinating civic centre in Europe. There is nothing more exciting than having a walk through the little lanes (caruggi); from the square " Piazza Banchi " with its " Loggia dei Mercanti " to the wonderful " Piazza San't Agostino " with its coloured majolica, to the little street " via degli Orefici " where you can admire one of the most beautiful portal of the ancient centre, to the house of Colombo by Porta Soprana. A journey through the centuries... In the heart of the city there is the wonderful " Piazza De Ferrari " with the ancient " Palazzo Ducale ", which in the past was the Reign of Doria and nowadays is an important multi-purpose cultural centre. Here there is also the " Palazzo della Borsa " and a little further the Carlo Felice Theatre, which hides behind his neoclassical façade a completely renovated structure, with 2000 places and 3 stages. The Cathedral Symbol of the Faith and the opulence of Genoa, gets the signals of transformation of the centuries; behind its black and white façade the legend melts with the history: from San Giovanni Barrista's head to the Last Supper Basin. The Via Aurelia Via Garibaldi , full of elegant buildings with marble and baroque crystal, hanging gardens and wide stairs, keeps its fascinating past. Between Palazzo Bianco and Palazzo Rosso it is possible to admire works from masters like: Rubens, Caravaggio, Van Dyck, Gros, il Veronese…. The Simbol of the city The Lighthouse from 1400 is the symbol of Genoa: its sight represents the splendour and the contradictions of this wonderful city. Museum Besides the " Palazzo Bianco " and the " Palazzo Rosso " there are the " Galleria di Palazzo Reale " with the works of Guercino and del Veronese, the " Galleria di Palazzo Spinola " with works of Antonello da Messina and Rubens , the " Museum del Tesoro di St. Lorenzo " with the Last Supper Basin and the " Sant' Agostino Museum" with its 1200 structure. THE ANCIENT PORT Genoa and its contradictions: ancient and innovative town, where the new melts with the past. In the same way the old port, designed by Renzo Piano, rises between skyscrapers and the biggest old town centre in Europe. THE ACQUARIUM Is the biggest Aquarium in Europe , with 61 tanks, 6000 specimens of 600 different species and 1.200.000 visitors every year. Sharks, penguins, jelly fishes, crocodiles and now something new: the coloured hummingbirds. The Children's town Kids can have fun in the biggest playground in Europe, where games and learning melt with. For example in the Peiron, a multimedia area where it is possible to surf in Internet or make a mini News. The Adventure goes on... With the National Museum of Antarctica you can have a wonderful trip through icebergs and ice sheets or live the experience of a day on board of the" Padiglione del mare " . A little further, the futuristic elevator " Bigo " make you admire Genoa from a height of 40 m . And If you still are not tired, you can go ice skating right on the sea! Carlo Felice Theatre : THE "CARLO FELICE" THEATRE Despite the Second World War and its raids, the Theatre has been completely renovated from 1987; nowadays it is a famous meeting point for classical music, opera and ballet fans. The "Teatro della Tosse" : Fascinating personalities of the Italian theatre and culture, like Emanuele Luzzati and Tonino Conte, founded this theatre in the heart of Genoa, which is still realizing works with growing success. Politeama genovese Theatre : Situated in the centre of Genoa, it can hosts 1000 guests. The repertoire goes from music to ballet and comedy. The group 'I Cavalli Marci' were born right here. "L'Archivolto" and the Theatre of Genova : Known as the " Teatro stabile d' Innovazione " , the Archivolto is always looking for new styles and authors. In Genoa there is also one of the most important Italian theatres: the Theatre of Genoa (divided in Teatro della Corte and Duse) , wellknown for its production and an actor School.
CULTURE AT GENOA