Portofino (Italian pronunciation: [ˌpɔrtoˈfiːno]; Ligurian: Portofin) is an Italian fishing village and upmarket resort famous for its picturesque harbour and historical association with celebrity visitors. read more at WikiPedia

  • Visiting Italy: Portofino

    "A little village stretching like an arch of the moon around a quiet basin. Never have I felt the way I did when I walked into that green indefiniteness, with such a sense of peace and fulfilment".
    From Vie Errante by Guy de Maupassant

    Portofino Population: 35,254
    Italy Population: 57,194,000
    Currency: Euro
    Time Zone: GMT+1
    Language: Italian

    Portofino has a Mediterranean climate with hot and dry summers. Even in Winter the weather is never cold.