Laigueglia

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Laigueglia
L'Aigheuja  (Ligurian)
Comune
Comune di Laigueglia
Laigueglia
Laigueglia
Coat of arms of Laigueglia
Coat of arms
Laigueglia is located in Italy
Laigueglia
Laigueglia
Location of Laigueglia in Italy
Coordinates: 43°58′N 08°10′E / 43.967°N 8.167°E / 43.967; 8.167
CountryItaly
RegionLiguria
ProvinceSavona
Government
 • MayorFranco Maglione
Area
 • Total2 km2 (0.8 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2010)
 • Total1,895
 • Density950/km2 (2,500/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Laiguegliesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code17053
Dialing code0182
Patron saintSt. Matthew
Saint daySeptember 21
WebsiteOfficial website

Laigueglia (Ligurian: L'Aigheuja, IPA: [lejˈɡøjja]) is a town and comune in the province of Savona, in Liguria (northern Italy in 1812),[clarification needed] nearby the Capo Mele Lighthouse.

International relations[edit]

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Laigueglia is twinned with:

Aerial view of Laigueglia in the 1970s
British Navy attack a convoy of eighteen French merchant ships at Laigrelia