6 Hotels in Ventimiglia, Italy
Ventimiglia is a municipality of Liguria region, set in the province of Imperia. The town lies at the mouth of the Roia river, approximately 10 km from the border with France. The village is divided into two parts by the river. The historic centre, of medieval origin, lies on a hill and it's surrounded by mighty walls. The modern part is developing along the coast and it boasts buildings of nineteenth century. The economy of the area is based mainly on seaside tourism and on the production and trade of flowers.
The city was founded by the Romans in the second century BC, even though this area was previously inhabited by Ligurians. During the Roman Empire the village developed considerably, since it stood along the route of the Julia way, which linked Rome with the Gaul. In the Middle Ages the inhabitants abandoned the ancient Roman city and took refuge on the hills inland. After a period of independence, Ventimiglia became a possession of the Republic of Genoa. During this time were built the walls and many buildings still visible.
The main historical monument is the Cathedral of the Assunta, built in the twelfth century in Romanesque style. Behind the church there is the Baptistery octagonal in shape, which keeps inside sculptures of great value. On the eastern side of Ventimiglia stands the archaeological area with the remains of baths and theatre of Roman times, dating back to the second century AD. The modern town lies on the coast and is characterized by a beautiful promenade, with hotels, restaurants and clubs a short walk to the sea.
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Destinations near Ventimiglia, ItalySestola Cimone Mount (3,65 km) Bordighera (4,02 km) Ospedaletti (8,24 km) Sanremo, Flower's Riviera (13,88 km) Taggia (20,89 km) Santo Stefano al Mare (23,42 km)
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Longitude:7° 45' 0'' E (7.616667)