Eventually they were dispersed between Rome, Civitavecchia, and Savona, and await word on what to do next.
The journey continued along the lovely Italian coast until Savona was reached at nightfall.
It will be remembered that Domenico had moved from Genoa to Savona in 1471.
Domenico Colombo certainly lived here with his wife and family from 1435 to 1470, when they went to Savona.
At last they set sail for Savona, the place of their assignation.
Then followed his arrest, and his detention in the fortress of Savona, which was the turning-point in his mental life.
He subsequently returned to Savona, where he died in 1495 at the age of eighty-one.
The manufactory of Savona was founded in the 17th century at the village of Albissola, situated on the coast, near Savona.
The captain held to his opinion that our quarry was making for Savona or Genoa.
There never were such superbly laid paving blocks as one finds in Savona.