La Spezia

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La Spezia in the local Spezzino dialect is the capital city of the province of La Spezia and is located at the head of the Gulf of La Spezia in the southern part of the Liguria region of Italy. La Spezia is the second-largest city in the Liguria region, after Genoa. Located roughly midway between Genoa and Pisa, on the Ligurian Sea, it is one of the main Italian military and commercial harbours and a major Italian Navy base. A popular seaside resort, it is also a significant railway junction, and is notable for its museums, the Palio del Golfo rowing race, and for railway and boat links with the Cinque Terre.

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Charming Landmarks

  • Ponte Thaon di Revel
  • Via del Prione
  • Corso Cavour
  • Monumento a Garibaldi
  • Centro Storico
  • Stadio Alberto Picco
  • Chiesa di Nostra Signora della Neve
  • Le Scalinate - La Spezia
  • Piazza Garibaldi
  • Stazione La Spezia Centrale.
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Important tips when visiting La Spezia

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In La Spezia, the summers are short, warm, humid, and mostly clear and the winters are long, cold, and partly cloudy. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 39°F to 82°F and is rarely below 32°F or above 88°F. Based on the beach/pool score, the best time of year to visit La Spezia for hot-weather activities is from early July to late August.

Activities and Entertainment

The Waterfront, The Naval Technical Museum, Cinque Terre, Basilica of Santa Maria Assunta, San Giorgio Castle, Parco Naturale Regionale di Porto Venere, Isola Palmaria, Visit the village of Biassa, Parco Giardini Pubblici, Ponte Thaon di Revel.

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