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I had the possibility to visit this impressive location in a hot summer day.
I knew its story, so i was attracted by the idea to see what had been done in Bussana.
The feeling is to be in a sort of "twilight world", full...More
An amazing small village which was partly destroyed by an earthquake in the 1890s and by the police who destroyed many floors to stop squatters moving in in the 1940s. In the 50s and 60s English and German artists moved in and carved out living...More
Horrible.Instead of artist community found 1 new local resident probably paying rent to illegal squatters. An older resident with some succulent garden left to itself and room with old documents copies of and after original earthquake asked if we had paid enrance fee where there...More
Bussana Vecchia was destroyed by an earthquake in 1887 and lay abandoned for almost a hundred years, until various artists moved in during the 1960's. The place still has a bit of "hippy" feel to it. There streets are narrow and only for pedestrians, you...More
Does not cost anything to visit and is a nice and unique experience. If you are staying in the area, it is worth the trip, but as it has a entertainment time of about 45 minutes, don’t drive here if it requires a long drive.
Like all other reviews mention: the road up bu car is narrow and steep. We took our 10 month old son but note that its almost impossible to take the baby stroller into the old town due to the ancient paving. If you can carry...More
We tooked the road foot from the centre of SanRemo,on the route suggested nu Google maps.very easy to follow,about 2 hours walk (with a coffe break).You need to be in good shape.we vesited the city for about 2 hours,had a light lunch(there are 2 restaurants/bar...More
Located about 15 minutes from San Remo this is a must see! It has the benefits of a) extremely good selection of work to see/purchase by the people who reside there. The quality is very good. b) the location is beautiful and the streets and...More