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January 2001
Genova/Genoa is the greatest seaport in Italy.   It lies on the north west coast in the region of Liguria.  Its sprawling port is home to many ferry companies that operate to the islands of Corsica and Sardinia as well as Spain and Tunisia.   Below is a sample of what can be seen.
genova-grimaldi.JPG (33958 bytes) Grimaldi Lines (Grandi Navi Veloci) operate a series of magnificent cruise-style ferries.   Their Splendid is seen loading for Porto Torres.
genova-tirrenia.JPG (33844 bytes) Tirrenia's Capo Spartivento laying over in Genova harbour.
genova-commodore.JPG (39977 bytes) TRIS operate routes that serve both Sardinia (Italy) and Corsica (France).   Their Commodore is seen loading for Porto Torres/Popriano service.
All photos taken in June 2000.   Click to enlarge.
genova-map.JPG (36689 bytes) See a map of Italy here genova-port.JPG (44072 bytes) See the port of Genova here


Summary of departures from Genova
Operator Routes
Grandi Navi Veloci Palermo (Sicily)
Porto Torres (Sardinia)
Olbia (Sardinia)
Barcelona (Spain)
Tirrenia di Navigazione Porto Torres (Sardinia)
Cagliari (Sardinia)
Olbia (Sardinia)
Arbatrax (Sardinia)
Traghetti Isole Sarde (TRIS) Palau (Sardinia)/Porto Vecchio (Corsica)
Porto Torres (Sardinia)/Propriano (Corsica)
Moby Lines Bastia (Corsica)
SNCM Tunis (Tunisia)
Golfo Paradiso Other services from Genova


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