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|Subject: Portofino, a Small Italian Fishing Village 14/11/2010, 11:57 am|| |
Portofino is a small and a nice looking Italian village famous forfishing. The village is located on the banks of the Italian River. Boththe administration division, called the Commune and the Resorts aresituated in the province of Genoa. The village has a lot of smallharbors’ and is said to be the most beautiful Mediterranean ports.Portofino Italy is the manifestation of La Dolce Vita. The location ofthe Portofino is amazingly picturesque. The town has high cliffs withtrees lined all across them. The view to the ocean is fantastic, thewarm sunny weather, as well as the delicious food, makes Portofino aperfect holiday spot.
The charming and old fashioned town became a popular spot of the rich andthe prominent. A lot of Hollywood stars come to Portofino for fun andrelaxation. One can travel to Portofino through numerous ways. One cantake a train, fly into Genoa and then either take a taxi ride by roador opt for a sea taxi. Portofino is a true travel destination andoffers a variety of activities for the visitors. One can indulge intolarge scale shopping, beautiful sightseeing, water games and the famousItalian dining.
Some of the common places for sightseeing are Castello Brown, SanGiorgio Church and the famous light house. Castello Brown is a castlethat sits on a hill, a bit above the village. The castle has a gardenthat gives a beautiful view of the Portofino and the sea.