Traveling by train in Italy? You’ll want to read this post first

Italy is one of the best connected countries by train.  Many people travel the entire boot without even touching the seat of a car (including me, 15 years ago). Once you get the hang of it, traveling by train in Italy is pretty easy. However, when you consider that many travelers do not use public transport at … Continue reading Traveling by train in Italy? You’ll want to read this post first

What’s the deal with the Cinque Terre Card?

Originally posted on Cinque Terre Insider:
UPDATED MAY 2016 TO REFLECT NEW RATES  The Cinque Terre Card is the Cinque Terre National Park’s effort to streamline the hiking pass and transport services all into one card (which helps to make things much more convenient for those visiting).  These cards allow the card holder unlimited train travel between the Cinque… Continue reading What’s the deal with the Cinque Terre Card?

PARKING: A great alternative for those driving to the Cinque Terre

Originally posted on Cinque Terre Insider:
You may or may not know that arrival by car to the Cinque Terre can be a bit hairy and anything but convenient.  The roads are very narrow and winding, parking is extremely limited (due to the unique geography) and also quite expensive, and the historic centers of the… Continue reading PARKING: A great alternative for those driving to the Cinque Terre