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We arrived at Monterosso al Mare in the Cinque Terre today around 4:30. Overcast skies and a little bit of sprinkles...however it was welcome relief from the muggy hot of Tuscany!
We got up this morning in Lucca, had breakfast and decided to explore this town before heading off to the Italian …
An ideal choice for a break to regain
your inner harmony and be at peace with nature, Agriturismo Sognando
Villa Edera has the warm,discrete glamour of one of the most
welcoming country villas. Each guest will be amazed by the beauty of
the landscape and by the warm hospitality of the owners.Situated just 3Km from the sea,with 5
fully equipped apartments that have been completely restored
... viaducts and tunnels of the Ligurian coast as it hugs around and through the mountains. Mountains that disappear only into the sea. Plus the narrow autoroute lanes, with no hard shoulders, and continuos signs for; 'change lanes, men at work in 200m', but then there are no men at work until just after you hug a corner FIVE MILES afterwards. The Italians see no reason to slow down for lane ...
... if you just ask the information desk it may cut down on the stress, then it's pretty easy. Trains are quick and clean too. So walked to the station at Florence and then walked to the hotel at Monterosso al Mare. Too easy! First thing is a swim. There is sand, some rocks too but beautiful cool water with waves, one might almost call it surf! Lucky we did too as the next day we walked and had no energy for a swim and today it is cool, windy and has just started ...
Riomaggiore was the last town of the five visited of the Cinque Terre before we headed back in the direction of Florence and our new apartment. (Since I had moved from the tiny village of San Michele where I stayed the first month to Florence for the remaining two months.)
Following is the Wikipedia information and, of course, some photos:
Riomaggiore (Rimazłu in the local Ligurian language) is a village and comune in the province of ...