Travel Blogs from Cecina
... had a good laugh.
The rest of the day was almost perfect...off the train at Monterosso, purchased boat tickets but almost boarded the wrong boat, saw the 5 villages by water in 20 minutes, disembarked at Riomaggiore, had lunch, and took the train back to Sestri Levente. On the train ride back the conductor asked for our tickets which we gave him BUT they weren't time stamped! After threats of a fine we produced ...
Today we left Lucca for Orvieto. Since we were so close (30 mins.), we decided to stop by Pisa to see the Leaning Tower. Driving into Pisa wasn't so bad, however the city is not some place I would want to stay for more than a couple hours. We parked in a parking garage in the city and walked about 40 mins. to the Leaning Tower. It was a beautiful day, ...
Sorry I've been off my blogging game recently we've been non stop busy and traveling the past few days.
Today we wen't to Cinque Terre, which is made up for 5 difference beach towns. We went to the town of Monterosso. We met like normal to the at the train station at 7:45 to load our bus. It took a few hours to get there, but it was mostly full of sleep. Once we got close to town we took the most terrifying bus ...
... take a few pictures of the tower and hop back into the car and head to the coast. That’s exactly what we did. We’ve heard stories that Pisa is overrated or not worth the trip but we’d disagree-it’s certainly worth seeing in person. Luckily, my Minnesota Dad, Mike Baker suggested the quick stop in Pisa, so we made it happen.
You can take the time to go up the tower or tour the Duomo but we were on a mission so ...
... pictures was shocking. Mud piled 13 ft high rolled through some of the towns, throwing cars and wiping out buildings.. Nonetheless, still an amazing site to see each town tucked into its cove along the coast and the first hike I did was probably the best hike - as I was able to hike into the mountains away from everything and everyone and still see the town....now for each towns description, in numerical order but my hike actually went from 5 to 1 (North to South). ...
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