Travel Blogs from Cecina
... northern town called Montorosso. Was great being able to see each town from the water as we went up the coast, we also went past Portovenere so saw this from the sea too. Had a quick look in Montorosso then began the trek to the next town Vernazza (3.6km). Some steep uphill steps to begin with but then quote a leisurely walk with fantastic view of Vernazza as we got closer. Had lunch, a beer and gelato in Vernazza then completed the next leg to the ...
It was my first time to Italy and it is a honeymoon trip with my husband.
Since we did not want to miss the famous cities for tourist, I could only choose one coastal area for this trip.
There are indeed many travelers have written about Cinque Terre already, but I still would like to contribute my effort to promote this lovely, wonderful and amazing place so that the poorly destroyed hiking trails can be restored soon.
Its a glorious morning, bright and sunny, perfect weather conditions for a trip to one of the main attractions of Tuscan region - Pisa.
We took the train to Pisa from Florence and directly went to the main attraction site - Piazza del Duomo. In olden days, this was called as Piazza de Miracoli (Square of Miracles) and truly, this place looks like a page out of fairy ...
... by bus, and again parked a distance away, walking into the walled city. There was no tour--it was all free time for 1.5 hours!
Because it was so swelteringly hot, first thing I did was go into a coffee shop/sweet shop/bar nearby and get a cold coffee drink and a sweet chocolate filled pastry plus a water to go. That hit the spot perfectly and gave me the energy for the rest of my ramble, which was at a much slower, more relaxed pace than Pisa, where I was ...
... in Pisa found it to be a very gloomy and grey day. We quickly found a ticket restaurant where we ordered the regional special pizza. Lunch was very good and then we set out to find the leaning tower. After about a 25 min walk Shannon yelled "I think I found it", and well she was right she did. We sat in the rain admiring how much of tilt the building was actually on. ...
Other places to stay in Cecina
Via della Astronomia,1, Cecina | 4 star hotelfrom $119
Viale Galliano, 36, Cecina | 3 star hotelfrom $73
via della cecinella, 7, Cecina | 4 star hotelfrom $78
Viale della Vittoria, 159, Cecina | 3 star hotelfrom $95
Viale della Vittoria 91, Cecina | Hotelfrom $89
Via Tronto 10-14 , Cecina | 3 star hotelfrom $135
Via Arezzo 6, Cecina | 3 star hotelfrom $77
Via Aurelia 300, Cecina | Hotelfrom $84
Largo Primo Maggio,3, Cecina | Hotelfrom $72