Anyone who has traveled the splendid Italian A10 remembers the magnificent landscapes where the mountain meets the deep blue of the Mediterranean, with small towns and stations in each indentation of the relief: Imperia is one of them, unless one hour drive from the French border. Things to see and do in Imperia Imperia is not a necessary step in Liguria, which does not mean that the city is devoid of course interest: a nice ride to the program, since the seafront of Porto Maurizio to downtown Oneglia: note the differences, these two entities were long independent of each other, separated by the River Impero. Also on the program for that lingers in Imperia, discover the regional hinterland and the coast, with Genoa, the Cinque Terre, etc ... Where to sleep? Some three stars near Porto Maurizio waterfront offer satisfactory services, without headlines. It is possible to aim lower (2 stars, down comfort ...) as above (4 stars, rising prices ...). Feel free to search the immediate area also (hotels, residences, apartments) on the side of Diano Marina, for example. Climate and season The highlight of Imperia, the Mediterranean climate that provides heat and sun throughout the summer (some precipitation, nothing nasty), but also in the month of May until end of September ! The high tourist season roughly corresponds to July-August: take the time to book your accommodation in advance for this peak times. Identity Population: over 40,000 inhabitants Region Liguria Useful links Official site of the tourist office Ligurian site of the