Ancient village of fishermen and place in the heart of the Riviera di Levante, Recco is a popular seaside resort overlooking the Golfo Paradiso and its origins are very old since its foundation is generally attributed to the Romans.
The economy of this village is mainly related to tourism of seaside type, but his name is very well known also for gastronomic and sporting reasons.
Regarding the first aspect, in fact, this area is considered one of the gastronomic capital of Liguria, where you can have the chance to taste in all restaurants popular dishes such as the famous “focaccia col formaggio di Recco”, pansoti with walnut sauce, trofie with pesto, and of course good fish and other dishes of the tradition.
Under the sportive aspect this city is worldwide recognized thanks to the men’s water polo team of Pro Recco, the most important and “scudettata” of Italy and the world.
Beyond that, however, the city is a good place where to do pleasant diving visiting to the famous Christ of the Abyss, or for surfing because this practice bay of this activity, giving you the option to make of this sport.