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This is what it sounds like to wake up in Vernazza, Italy

Years ago, the sound of church bells rolled across the shimmering waters of Vernazza’s harbor, echoed through the hillside passageways, and fell into a tiny attic hotel room where Laura and I were sleeping. 196 more words


Tuscany, a top 5 destination!

We looked forward our week in Tuscany for the warmer climes and came away with a real delight in the region.  I loved the beautiful how the old just blended with the new in each village, each city. 432 more words

Cinque Terre, Italy [part 2]

The second day we decided to hike from Vernazza to Corniglia. That trail was said to be closed because it was “dangerous.” It really didn’t seem that dangerous to us, but since it was closed we got to hike it for free! 647 more words


City #19: Cinque Terre, Italy [part 1]

So despite the awful happenings the night before, Ana, Ryan and I made our way to Centrale for our 8:15AM train to Monterosso, one of the 5 villages that make up Cinque Terre. 1,209 more words


1 Week, 1 Country: The Italian Itinerary

One entire country in one week… is that even possible? This past week, I did the unimaginable: I covered 9 cities within 11 days. Allowing 2 days for traveling to and from Barcelona, we ended up traveling to one new spot each day. 1,280 more words