Tag "Perinaldo"

Perinaldo, the small village in the Verbone valley behind Vallecrosia, is mainly known as the birthplace of Giovanni “Gian” Domenico Cassini, a great XVII century astronomer who was chosen by “le Roi-Soleil” to supervise the Paris observatory. He was the

In the hinterland of West Liguria, 572 metres above sea level, stands Perinaldo, an ancient medieval town steeped in history and science in addition to legends balanced between magic and esotericism, the sacred and the profane. Born around the year