Cinque Terre Highlights Tips Trekking

Beyond the Kingdom’s Borders: hiking from Levanto to Framura

Technically they are not in Cinque Terre, but with the Cinque Terre they share the history, the atmosphere and the beauties: beyond the Punta Mesco the trail between Levanto and Framura, passing through Bonassola goes through the scented forest and always looks at the sea to discover spacious beaches and historic charm. If you ask a local, Cinque Terre is an area enclosed between Punta Schiara and Punta Mesco, where the five villages of Riomaggiore, Manarola, Corniglia, Vernazza and Monterosso are included, giving the area its name (Cinque Terre means…

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Tips Trekking

The sea Trail, to swim carefree between Vernazza and Monterosso

The coast of the Cinque Terre by the sea: a joy for the eyes not only for those who own a boat. The success of the Cinque Terre makes them very attractive for those who like to sail and motorboats, yachts, sailboats flock more and more in the coves and beaches of this stretch of coast, sometimes in the not too open sea and approaching the shore. But for those who like to swim and admire the scenic beauty of the Cinque Terre, amplified by the sensation of being immersed…

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Cinque Terre La Spezia local insider Trekking

Three ways to fall in love with the Cinque Terre (again)

Too crowded in the high season, the Cinque Terre still show their soul to those who want to find out. Here are three ways to do it. Japanese photographers taking photos of the Germans with sandals, american blondes with squeaky white teeth, crowded trains. Many people who “have been there, have done that” as they hear Cinque Terre, will first visualize these images. Yet, if tourism has changed the face of the Cinque Terre Riviera in recent years, there are still ways to explore the most genuine nature of the…

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The tracks and “creuze” are one of the features of the natural hiking heritage of Liguria

Sentiero Liguria is a hiking trail that runs through the Liguria region and connects Luni in the province of La Spezia with Grimaldi in the province of Imperia, running more than 600 km between olive groves, vineyards and oak woods, passable in all seasons, with a constantly changing view of the sea. Find out the La Spezia stretch. The tracks and “creuze“ are one of the features of the natural hiking heritage of Liguria, and not only the territory of La Spezia. Crossing the region with a network of paths…

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Gulf of Poets La Spezia La Spezia local insider Portovenere Tips Trekking

Hiking from Campiglia to Portovenere, just like heaven

The only thing I miss of Italy is going down to the sea along the path from Campiglia to Portovenere. This is what always repeats a friend who has been living abroad for a long time. A phrase that might seem corny and melancholy, but says it all without saying precisely all that this path has to offer. Technical data Difficulty : average Trail Marker : 1 Recommended time : all year Duration : 2 hours and a half – 3 hours Tips : It is recommended starting from Campiglia, unless you are not a really good…

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