Botanical Garden

Culture, Travel

The Botanical Garden of Villa Hanbury

Authentic Provence Villa Hanbury Garden
While visiting the Italian Riviera you should stop at this impressive villa and visit the gardens, which were established by Sir Thomas Hanbury on a small, steep peninsula jutting southwards from an altitude of 103 meters down into the Mediterranean Sea. He purchased the extant Palazzo Orengo property in 1867, and over decades created the garden with the aid of pharmacologist Daniel Hanbury (his brother),…read more