Cinque Terre Insider

American expat insight into Italy's fabulous "Five Lands"

October 25th is a bittersweet day for me. On one hand, I think back to being at the hospital and the excitement surrounding the soon-to-be birth of my first child. On the other hand, the date marks the anniversary of the terrible flood and mudslides that devastated Vernazza and Monterosso (as well as the Val …

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Timetable and rates for the Cinque Terre ferries for the latter half of October 2019

Heading to the Cinque Terre this September? Don’t miss the national park’s calendar for guided tours and hikes!

Planning to be in the Cinque Terre this July? Check out the guided tours and excursions offered by the national park (with a nifty key and explanations). Enjoy!

Be in the know about upcoming events in the Cinque Terre by keeping an eye on this post

The June calendar for the Cinque Terre Walking Park has been released! See below for all the details: As you look at the schedule, be sure to keep in mind the color coding for each date: YELLOW = trekking (hiking) tour, appropriate footwear is required (either hiking shoes/boots or athletic trainers with decent tread) GREEN = trekking …

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