Albisola Superiore

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Albisola Superiore
Comune
Città di Albisola Superiore
Albisola Superiore-panorama.jpg
Albisola Superiore is located in Italy
Albisola Superiore
Albisola Superiore
Location of Albisola Superiore in Italy
Coordinates: 44°20′22″N 8°31′37″E / 44.33944°N 8.52694°E / 44.33944; 8.52694Coordinates: 44°20′22″N 8°31′37″E / 44.33944°N 8.52694°E / 44.33944; 8.52694
Country Italy
Region Liguria
Province Savona (SV)
Frazioni Ellera, Albisola Capo
Government
 • Mayor Franco Orsi
Area
 • Total 29.0 km2 (11.2 sq mi)
Elevation 10 m (30 ft)
Population (2007)
 • Total 10,764
 • Density 370/km2 (960/sq mi)
Demonym Albisolesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 17013
Dialing code 019
Patron saint St. Nicholas of Bari
Saint day December 6
Website Official website

Albisola Superiore (Genoese dialect: D'äto d'Arbisseua ) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Savona in the Italian region Liguria, located about 35 kilometres (22 mi) southwest of Genoa and about 5 kilometres (3 mi) northeast of Savona.

Main sights[edit]

  • Medieval castle
  • Sanctuary of Madonna della Pace (Madonna of the Peace), on the road towards Stella.
  • Villa Gavotti.

Notable people[edit]

External links[edit]

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