Genoa is a city in the north of Italy, located by the sea and has the largest port in Italy. The most famous person from Genoa is probably the explorer Christopher Columbus who was born there in 1451. Part of the historic center of Genoa is on the UNESCO World Heritage List. The old medieval center, with city walls, gates and narrow streets is well preserved. Besides the medieval center there is also a part that was built between the 16th and the 17th century.

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Genoa is a city in the north of Italy, located by the sea and has the largest port in Italy. The most famous person from Genoa is probably the explorer Christopher Columbus who was born there in 1451. Part of the historic center of Genoa is on the UNESCO World Heritage List. The old medieval center, with city walls, gates and narrow streets is well preserved. Besides the medieval center there is also a part that was built between the 16th and the 17th century.

There are 35 museums in Genoa.

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