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San Remo Rally 2013

 

images  San Remo, October 2013

Traditional appointment in October for the 55th edition of the San Remo Rally, on October 9 -12  2013 the ”City of Flowers” will become the headquarters of the four wheels that will race on the roads of the Imperia hinterlands.

The San Remo Rally represents a valid trial for the European Championship, the Italian Championship Assoluto Rally, the Citroen Racing Trophy; Trofeo Twingo R2 Gordini “TOP” 2013 and the Suzuki Rally Cup.  The race twists and turns for a total distance of 450 km which also includes 10 special trials for 232km.

For more information, curiosities and to follow closely the 55th edition of the San Remo Rally you can visit the website of the race.

San Remo Olympic Triathlon 2013

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San Remo, September 2013

It will take place during the weekend, on September 7-8 2013, the twelfth edition of the San Remo Olympic Triathlon, an important  sport event in the calendar of proposals offered by the commune of San Remo for the entire year.

A must for all sportsmen that want to challenge themselves in the triple discipline which includes swimming, cycling and running. A competition that will see not only the performance of San Remo’s local athletes but also the performance of many Italian and European sportsmen that will have the pleasure to take part at a challenging  race in the beautiful setting of the City of Flowers.

For all those who want to know more about the race and the opportunity to sign up and participate can visit now the  new website www.triathlonsanremo.com.

ITourRiviera, a kaleidoscope of excursions!

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San Remo, summer 2013

Great news at the horizon for all those who choose to stay in San Remo, the City of Flowers, music and city of the historic Casino will offer you a large range of interesting proposals that will enrich your vacation!

The city of San Remo is located in an excellent position, in the centre of the Flower Riviera and a few steps from the French Riviera, a perfect starting point for many destinations that will make your stay in San Remo unique!

Our offers vary from boat excursions in the heart of the Ligurian Sea, sighting of dolphins and other marine mammals in the Cetacean Sanctuary, guided tours to the most famous locations of the French Riviera and Ponente Ligure; days dedicated to the shopping in the most important outlets of Southern Piedmont, emotions and excitement for kids at the Marineland waterpark or going out exploring for the wolves of the Maritime Alps in the  Mercantur National Park and of course there will be many trips at the discovery of the gastronomic excellence that Liguria has to offer including Liguria’s extra virgin olive oil.

Our travel agency offers many day excursions that can be customized to suit your needs, for more information and details please visit the website www.itourriviera.it  that will reveal all the wonderful opportunities that await you in Riviera!

And the stars are watching….Apricale 2013

Aug 4, 2013

Apricale

Apricale, August 2013

The magical village of Apricale  will host the 24th edition of the theatre review “e le stelle stanno a guardare….”, an established summer appointment of the summer of the Ponente Ligure.

Edition 2013 will bring on the scenes, thanks to the actors of the theatre company Teatro della Tosse of Genoa, “Shakespeare Dream”, latest work of the company.

On August 6 - 17 2013 the streets and the squares of Apricale will get transformed giving life to soft atmosphere, romantic hymns to the stars and in every corner you’ll breath the magic of the night theatre united with the enchanted natural stage that once again is able to enchant thousands of spectators.

For more information please visit the website of the Teatro della Tosse.

 

 

Sails & Savours

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San Remo, July 2013

 

There will be on July 19, 20 and 21, 2013 the sailing event “Vela & Sapori” (Sails & Savours), a combination of sea and good cooking that will see the challenge of the greatest chefs among the waves of the San Remo and the Flower Riviera Sea.

The event aims to highlight the food excellence of the sea and mountain  of the Ligurian region; these products in the hands of talented chefs will be transformed in high level dishes, tasted and evaluated by a high level jury.

For more information and inscriptions please visit the website of the  Yacht Club Sanremo.

 

Giraglia Rolex Cup 2013 at San Remo

May 15, 2013

Giraglia Rolex Cup

San Remo, June 2013

It will take place from June 13 to June 15th 2013 with arrival and departure in San Remo, the prestigious  sailing competition called Giraglia Rolex Cup .

 It’s a competition between sailboats that was conceived in 1952 and a few years ago returned in the Flower City as an important sport and mundane event of the San Remo billboard.

The regattas will take place between the Ligurian Riviera and Saint Tropez and besides the challenging competition on the waves,  there will also be many events,  gala evenings and fireworks to celebrate the Giraglia.

For more information and for the detailed schedule of the Giraglia Rolex Cup 2013 please visit the  website of the San Remo Yacht Club .

Festival de Cannes 2013

May 9, 2013

Festival di Cannes

It will take place on May 15-26 2013 in Cannes, pearl of the French Riviera, one of the most famous Cinema festival of the world. There will be two weeks  full of social events,  great actors and actresses on the red carpet where  you can assist at the classical walkway dedicated to the protagonists of the event.

Many are the films in competition, many international film directors wait for Cannes to present their latest film creation. The works will contend the famous Golden Palm, which along with the Golden Leon of Venice and the Golden Bear of Berlin represent one of the most important award  dedicated to the cinema at European level.

During the period of the Festival of Cannes many initiatives, exhibitions, conferences dedicated to the cinema world will be held, in addition to the screenings of the film in competition and the famous lessons of cinema.

For more information and for the schedule of the events,  please visit the website of the Festival.

Gran Fondo Milan – San Remo 2013

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San Remo, June 2013

 

Like every year, the appointment of the Gran Fondo Milan – San Remo 2013 gets renewed for all amateur cyclists,  a race that reproposes  the route of the Spring Classic, reserved to non- professional cyclists that want to challenge themselves on the roads of the famous bike race.

The 43 edition of the Gran Fondo Milan  San Remo will take place on Sunday, June 9th 2013, the previous editions have been a great success with a large presence of participants, in 2012 there were over 900 cyclists participating from all over Europe.

To better organize your participation , we invite you to visit the website of the Gran Fondo Milan San Remo  for all the useful information for the logistics and organization of the race.

Milan-San Remo 2013

Milan San Remo

The Spring Classic (Classicissima di Primavera ) is coming up and for edition 2013 there’s a novelty, the Milan-San Remo will take place on Sunday March 17th , the race has been moved by the organizers for the first time from Saturday to Sunday.

The Milan-San Remo is a bike race that can count over a hundred editions, one of the biggest cycle classics and one of the one-day races mostly followed by passionates of this sport.

The departure from Milan  on Sunday morning will see the descent to the Riviera, the covering of 298km of roads and the toughest part will be faced just in the province of Imperia  with the climbs of Cipressa and Poggio, last  bastion before tackling the descent towards the mythical finishing line which even for 2013 will be on the Promenade Italo Calvino, between the palm trees and the sea.

For all those who aren’t professional cyclists but want to emulate the legends of the two-wheels can face the route of the Milan-San Remo of March in the  GranFondo  Milano Sanremo  that is organized every year in June.

The edition 2013 will take place on Sunday June 9, for all the logistic details, registrations and curiosities you can visit the website of the GranFondo Milan San Remo.

Mirò, poesia e luce. Genoa Palazzo Ducale

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Palazzo Ducale of Genoa hosts until April 7,2013 the Mirò exhibition ! Poesia e luce (Poetry and light), a showcase of over 80 works of the Catalan artist that represents one of the major exponent of the European avant guarde.

Joan Mirò lived from 1893 to 1983,  the works in exhibition cover a time period between 1908 and 1981, over seventy years as a protagonist of one of the most complicated European period from a human and historical point of view.

The works by Mirò in exhibition are works that have never reached Italy, among these we find 50 large-format oil paintings, terra cotta, bronze scultures, water colors.  Particular importance is given to the works created by Mirò in the thirties, where he past the last part of his life in Majorca, in the Balearic Islands.

Our agency Nyala Wonder Travel is ready to offer you a stay in Liguria with the opportunity to visit the Mirò exhibition at Genoa. To  know more about the offer please visit our website.