December 21, 2009
Genoa's enchanting Christmas
By Eugenia Durante
Reporter, Youth Journalism International
GENOA, Italy – If you travel to Italy, you really need to visit Genoa.
With its beautiful port, its picturesque streets and the old town, which is the oldest in Europe, my city will surely charm you at any time of the year.
But if you visit Genoa during Christmas, it will take your breath away.
In December, the city starts to sparkle with a line of never-ending lights and the air smells of roast chestnuts. Loads of street musicians fill the air with Christmas songs, and you feel like you’re in a sort of frozen, enchanting dream.
Read the rest of Eugenia's piece here.