Borgio Verezzi

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Borgio Verezzi
Comune di Borgio Verezzi
View of Borgio and Pietra Ligure
View of Borgio and Pietra Ligure
Location of Borgio Verezzi
Borgio Verezzi is located in Italy
Borgio Verezzi
Borgio Verezzi
Location of Borgio Verezzi in Italy
Borgio Verezzi is located in Liguria
Borgio Verezzi
Borgio Verezzi
Borgio Verezzi (Liguria)
Coordinates: 44°9′35.26″N 8°18′19.16″E / 44.1597944°N 8.3053222°E / 44.1597944; 8.3053222Coordinates: 44°9′35.26″N 8°18′19.16″E / 44.1597944°N 8.3053222°E / 44.1597944; 8.3053222
CountryItaly
RegionLiguria
ProvinceSavona (SV)
FrazioniBorgio, Verezzi
Government
 • MayorRenato Dacquino 
Area
 • Total2.9 km2 (1.1 sq mi)
Elevation
10 m (30 ft)
Population
(30 April 2017)[1]
 • Total2,197
 • Density760/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Borgioverezzini, Borgesi, Verezzini
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
17022
Dialing code019
WebsiteOfficial website

Borgio Verezzi (Ligurian: Bòrzi Veresso) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Savona in the Italian region Liguria, located about 60 kilometres (37 mi) southwest of Genoa and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) southwest of Savona.

Geography[edit]

The municipality of Borgio Verezzi is composed by the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Borgio and Verezzi.

Borgio's old downtown stands atop a low hill, while the modern expansions cover the coastal plain and the foothills of the Caprazoppa plateau. Verezzi is divided into several very characteristic hamlets on the hillside, at some 200 metres (660 ft) above sea level. The main borough of Verezzi, Piazza, during summer hosts a theater festival of national relevance.

Borgio Verezzi borders the following municipalities: Finale Ligure, Pietra Ligure, and Tovo San Giacomo.

Main sights[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ Official website of Borgio Verezzi show caves

External links[edit]