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Address: Ventimiglia, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0184 618106
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Fun way to spend a day

My friend and I were staying in Nice and took the train over to Ventimiglia for the day. There was a nice beach, some great restaurants. The old town was nice to walk around in... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent the night in Ventimiglia, and the night we arrived was cold, rainy, and quite dreary. I wasn't expecting much. The next day, however, the sun was out and the temperature was perfeThat for exploring. We had until 3 pm to check into our apartment in Antibes, so we explored the Old Town. It was I like anything I... More 

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Syracuse
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52 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I were staying in Nice and took the train over to Ventimiglia for the day. There was a nice beach, some great restaurants. The old town was nice to walk around in. There were a lot of churches and shops.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We drove to the market in Italy from Nice (about an hour and 20 minutes) well worth a visit to this old And pretty Italian town with a market that stretches for miles selling clothes, food, electronics and also has an abundance of sellers with Fake bags, shoes and coats! An absolute nightmare to park but once you do you... More 

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East Sussex
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Lots of places to eat (fish mainly) and a great place to stroll in the evening. The beach is not big but well looked after.

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Thank RandDtravellers
Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Let's face it Ventimiglia has seen better days. The beach is not great, the dining is bland, there is construction and the city seems a little run down. That said, the old town still feels authentic with nice hidden piazettas and retains a bit of period charm.

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Thank BeachvsMountains
Jersey Shore
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

We took a day trip from Nice to see the differences between the French and Italian Rivieras. We knew that this was a small town but we were still disappointed in it. There were a few nice shops but, overall, there is really nothing to see here.

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Thank blpmargate
Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We've also visited the old towns in Eze and Dolceaqua, but this felt the most genuine. Nice area to stroll about and soak up the atmosphere We were there in the early evening as locals were having a drink at the bar, kids playing in the street, evening mass at the church, a group practicing flag tossing. The locals were... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

After you finish shopping, walk across the bridge, walk to the right and go up the steps, and up the steps and up the steps. At the top you will find the cathedral, but, on your way up and down, observe the construction, the little alleys and the way the live. It is a very authentic old town.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Just perfect. Weather cooler than Nice. Everything near the station. Go to the fruit and veg market on your way from the station. Great young Indian guy stall holder. Buy his produce as he acts as a great tour guide. Fabulous place. Love it!

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Thank Mandy1926
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Every friday there is a market in Ventimiglia, that's a nice and cheap market. Nice restaurants in the area. After shopping you can swim at the beach, The market is next to the beach.

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