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Vernazza - Captured on Velvia

Vernazza.  This is where my idea to retire to a sailboat was first consciously realized!  I had enjoyed my visits to the other villages in the Cinque Terre, and Vernazza was the last of the 5 that I planned to visit.   472 more words

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My Italian Summer: Part three - The Cinque Terre

Prior to this summer, the Cinque Terre had been on the bucket list of places I must visit in this lifetime for almost a decade. I first saw the Ligurian destination chronicled in a news package on breakfast TV while I was still a budding journalist back in Oslo. 1,494 more words


Cinque Terre and Pisa

For our first day in Florence, Amy and I decided to do a day trip to Pisa and Cinque Terre instead of exploring the city itself. 680 more words


Bella Cinque Terre

Brian and I got back a few days ago from a 3-day trip to Cinque Terre on the western coast of Italy, and it exceeded every. 778 more words


Cinque Terre, divided.

I spent 4 nights in Ostello Corniglia in Cinque Terre and it was enough. I wasn’t aware of this book by Rick Stein advising the world to head there and was unpleasantly shocked at the amount of tourists. 634 more words

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A change of plan

So the plan last weekend was to take a two hour train ride from Lucca to Riomaggiore on the coast, and then walk from Riomaggiore to Monterosso via the three coastal villages of Manarola, Corniglia and Vernazza. 456 more words