Liguria is placed in the North West side of Italy, bordering France, Piemonte, Emilia Romagna,Toscana and Mar Ligure.
Turism is one of the largest resources of Liguria: seaside-type tourism in the summer months and a climate type tourism in the winter months.
The main attraction of Liguria is the sea with 300 km of coastline: the Cinque Terre and the Gulf dei Poeti, the Gulf of Tigullio, Genova and the Golfo Paradiso, and the Riviera dei Fiori.
Famous tourist sites are: Portofino, Santa Margherita Ligure, Rapallo, Sestri Levante, with the Bay of silence, Chiavari.
The provinces are: Genova (capital), Imperia, Savona and La Spezia.