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Portovenere is a town and comune (municipality) located on the Ligurian coast of Italy in the province of La Spezia.
Dória Castle on the hill was constructed by the Genovese in 1161
In 1997 Portovenere and the villages of Cinque Terre (Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola e Riomaggiore) were designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site
Its population is of about 4,000 inhabitants (2006).

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  • Copyright: Juan Tort (Tort) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 463 W: 79 N: 531] (2266)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2007-05-12
  • Categories: Castles, Architecture
  • Exposure: f/5.6, 1/800 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2007-10-27 2:55
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