Alassio has one of the finest beaches in Liguria. The town itself is quiet, but stunning. Great for a autumn or winter walk. In summertime (jun-sep) you can get tours here for whale spotting.
The old town called "Budello" is a fascinating destination with a great commercial shops with boutiques. The beaches are sandy and clean but August can be very crowded. Lose yourself among the narrow streets (carrugi) of the budello and try the classic 'baci of Alassio' and the typical Ligurian…