[ching-kwee ter-ey; Italian cheeng-kwe ter-re]
a group of five coastal villages (Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, and Riomaggiore) on the Ligurian Sea in NW Italy, near La Spezia.
The Cinque Terre is a rugged portion of coast on the Italian Riviera. It is in the
Liguria region of Italy, to the west of the city of La Spezia. "The Five Lands" ...
Rooted in antiquity, Cinque Terre's five villages date from the early medieval
period. Monterosso, the oldest, was founded in AD 643, when beleaguered hill ...
You'll find rugged beauty and a slow pace in the Cinque Terre. Named for the five
towns of Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore, this ...
The villages can be reached on the train that runs between La Spezia and Genoa or by ferry from La Spezia, Portovenere, Levanto (the next village up the coast toward Genoa where there's also a train station), or other Italian Riviera villages.
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The Enchanting Cinque Terre: Fiat-Free Italy. By Rick Steves. A short walk from
tiny Manarola leads to lemon groves, vineyards, and gorgeous views of town.
Apr 27, 2015 ... Cinque Terre Online, portal for the Cinque Terre and Levanto, in Liguria, Italy.
Open source travel guide to Cinque Terre, featuring up-to-date information on
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Cinque Terre, which means Five Lands, comprise the five small coastal villages
of Riomaggiore, Manarola, Corniglia, Vernazza and Monterosso located in the ...
Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands (Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto). The
Ligurian coast between Cinque Terre and Portovenere is a cultural landscape of