The guides can organize itineraries retracing the steps of the most important characters of local history, people who were born or lived in Genoa. It is a way to relive the historic period these men lived or the atmospheres they were inspired by.
You will get into Genoa through the stories and places of its most illustrious residents and of the famous tourists that visited it through the ages.
Guglielmo Embriaco, St. George and the Crusades
Christopher Columbus, a simple Genoese sailor
Andrea Doria and the Golden Age of Genoa
Nicolò Paganini: genius and music
Giuseppe Mazzini, Giuseppe Garibaldi and the Risorgimento
Emanuele Luzzati: art and theatre
Fabrizio de André and the Genoese School of song writers
Renzo Piano and the masters of ligurian architecture
Iacopo da Varagine, Caterina Fieschi Adorno: histories of saints
The Grand Tour and famous tourists in Genoa
Giorgio Caproni and Genoa through the poets’ eyes