Liguria, by La Meridiana

The Beaches of “La Baia del Sole”

in Alassio and Laigueglia | 14 March 2015

If you are a sun worshipper, the beaches of “La Baia del Sole” (The Bay of the Sun) are the place for you.

The bay takes its name from the very sunny climate enjoyed by this section of Liguria, no less than 2100 hours of sun in a year.

Besides, Liguria is the region where seawater is by all standards the…

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Alassio: history and more

in Alassio and Laigueglia | 24 January 2015

According to the legend, Alassio takes its name from Adelasia, daughter of the German Emperor Otto the Great.

The beautiful German Princess Adelasia eloped here with her beloved Aleramus and took shelter in these hills. She was the first, but surely not the last of the Northern visitors to fall in love with this corner of the Riviera. The pleasant climate, mild throughout the…

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Via Iulia Augusta: the archeological promenade

in Mountain Bike, Alassio and Laigueglia, Albenga, Trekking | 22 January 2015

A stunning archeological promenade:  don't miss to visit !

The Via Iulia Augusta is an ancient Roman road whose construction began in 13 BC by order of the  'Emperor Augustus'  in order to complete the link road between Rome and the southern coast of Gaul , leading up to Arles.

The remains of the original road layout…

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