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Our last day in this beautiful place and I seriously can't believe how fast the time is flying! We had a rather disturbed night with April feeling vomitous. Thankfully she awoke fully recovered and Kaila and Bonny slept through the drama!
We had one town left of the 5 to visit - Riomaggiore - where we planned to do a shorter (& hopefully flatter) walk to Capo di Monte Nero. Unfortunately the trail was closed so we headed back to ...
After reaching Volastra, we hiked down to Corniglia, which has a beautiful little bay, then we made our way to Monterosso, with its wide curving beaches. I think I understand why this part of Italy is called the Italian Riviera. I had a raspberry gelato, then headed to the ocean to swim. While I didn’t go all the way in the water, it was a relaxing way to end the day.
Tomorrow we head to northern Italy, to Milan and ...
... plants, very old, Italian feeling. Our room was not ready when we arrived at around 10 am so we packed our necessary belongings in our backpacks and geared up for the day ahead of us.
The Cinque Terre, or "The Five Towns" is located in the corner of Liguria Italy. The towns are all situated on the coast in the mountains and the most popular way to get from town to town is to hike. The landscape is literally breathtaking and each town along ...
... we were the first ones there that weren't locals but we had a blast, and by the end it was filled with Americans and Italians. Party ended. Cops showed up.
"Um should we leave?"
Italian guy: "Why?"
"Cause the cops are here?"
"They're not gonna do anything. They'll just stand there."
"Hmm ... okay then."
Jenell and I decided to go for a late night swim in the Mediterranean. Made it back to the hotel and went to sleep. Best birthday ...
... and 1st class so I was very happy to hear that the train we will be spending 4 hours in tomorrow will be in a Eurostar and it is direct so we don't need to switch anywhere. We will take the local train from here to Spezia, and then the Eurostar straight to Rome and arrive at around 8pm. One thing I have been paranoid about on this trip is getting a sunburn. We have had intense sun here for 2 days and when I originally ...