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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!

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 .

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

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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.

Sanremoinfiore 2013

On Sunday March 10,2013 there will be the parade of the flowered floats of San Remo, one of the most important and worldwide famous event of the Flower Riviera.

Sanremoinfiore 2013 chosed as this year’s theme “l’uomo nello spazio” (man in space), the floats participating will be 10, each belonging to a municipality of the province of Imperia:  Golfo Dianese ” A spasso nel tempo”, Riva Ligure “Allunaggio!!! Ar…riva (Ligure) Buzz Lightyear”, Bordighera “Apollo 10″, Ventimiglia “Aspettando il ritorno”, Taggia “Avatar”, Santo Stefano al mare “Futurama”, Dolceacqua “Liguri nello spazio”,  Seborga “Alla conquista di nuovi pianeti“,  Ospedaletti “Passeggiata …tra i pianeti”, Vallecrosia “Verso l’infinito e oltre”.

The floats, completely decorated with the flowers of the Flower Rivier, will parade along the Calvino Promenade, Piazzale Dapporto, ex Railway  Station, cycle path parallel to Via Nino Bixio reaching Vittorio Veneto Gardens.

Sanremoinfiore will take place from 10.00 to 13.30 and the event will be broadcasted by channel Rai 1 during the TV program Linea Verde.

On Saturday March 9th and Sunday March 10th  there will be many side events in the city of San Remo,  in the Pigna of San Remo will take place the fair Pigna & Wine, in the Cassini and Nota squares and in Colombo square you can visit for the entire weekend many craft markets,  while in the area near San Siro square you can visit the monthly Antiques market .

Our agency Riviera Divina offers you the opportunity to spend unforgettable days among the flowers and the colors of the Italian Riviera, to know more about it, come and find out!

San Remo Festival 2013

Jan 2, 2013

Sanremo 2013

The 63rd edition of the Festival of the Italian Song of San Remo is warming up its engines and like every year there’s a lot of talking about it.

From February 12 to February 15 the spotlights will be pointed on the Ariston Theater and  on the city of San Remo in its wholeness as the festival lives on and off the stage, by day and by night.

The San Remo Festival 2013 will be presented by Fabio Fazio and it will see the participation of 14 artists,  the so called Big, Almamegretta, Annalisa Scarrone, Chiara Galiazzo, Daniele Silvestri, Elio and Le Storie Tese, Malika Ayane, Marco Mengoni, Maria Nazionale, Marta sui Tubi, Max Gazzè, Modà, Raphael Gualazzi, Simona Molinari and Peter Cincotti, Simone Cristicchi, that will sing 2 new, unreleased songs.

The  Junior Singers will be 8, Andrea Nardinocchi, Antonio Maggio, Blastema, Il Cile, Ilaria Porceddu, Irene Ghiotto, Paolo Simoni and Renzo Rubino, their songs and their videos are already on the web,  like the past years.

Like every year, many novelties during the show and secrets yet to be revealed like the pesons that will accompany Fabio Fazio on the Ariston stage and the guests that will step in during the week.

If you want to have a close up and live the emotions of the 63rd Festival don’t hesitate, run and discover the fantastic offers that our agency has in reserve for you for  a wonderful holiday with music, sun and sea in the City Flower!

 

Billiard: San Remo Casino Trophy 2013

There will soon be the San Remo Casino Trophy of Billard, from January 11 to January 27, 2013 at the gambling house, a grand return for all-level players and for the fans of this game that in 2007 and 2008 took place at the “Gran Premio Città di Sanremo”. 

In the halls of the Casino of San Remo will be played the Italian League Master, the Master Goriziana and the Italian League of  boccette.

The organization of the event is managed by the Imperia section of the Italian Federation of Billiard Sports, to know all the dates and the program with the side events you can visit the website of the San Remo Billiard.

 

 

 

San Remo Chess 2013

Oct 26, 2012

The international Chess Festival is back in San Remo for the second edition.

From January 26 to February 3 2013 , the Flower City will be the ufficial seat of the San Remo Chess 2013.

The history of the city of San Remo has always had an important collaboration with the chess world, in fact in 1911 the Riviera was the scene of the first international tournament ever organized in Italy, in 1930 there was one of the most famous world championship that entered in the chess legend of all times.

For more information, you can  visit the San Remo Chess website.