Ventimiglia (Liguria)

Ventimiglia is a city in the Province of Imperia, Liguria. It is located 130 km (81 mi) southwest of Genoa by rail, and 7 km (4 mi) from the French-Italian border, on the Gulf of Genoa, having a small harbour at the mouth of the Roia River, which divides the town into two parts.

Ventimiglia is a popular summer destination for tourists on the French Riviera. Particularly popular all year with visitors from France is the weekly street market (held on a Friday), along the seafront of the new town.

The city contains numerous interesting sights: the Roman theatre, the Church of San Michele Arcangelo, the Romanesque Cathedral dedicated to the Assumption and the Giardini Botanici Hanbury.

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This appetizer or fun party dip is made with Taggiasca olives, which are typically grown in the region of Liguria.
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The recipe by Amy Gulick featured here is inspired by the Ligurian specialty marò, which usually calls for garlic, mint leaves, and sometimes other herbs. 

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