Day 19: Cinque Terre Finale July 9th 2011 Saturday, July 9, 2011
This morning I was determined to walk some of the trails in Cinque Terre. I decided to start with the easy paved path from Riomaggiore to Manarola, so I took the train down to Riomaggiore. I walked into the town first, in search of snack, but also not realizing the trail head was in the other direction. I overheard a conversation between two young ... read more
Europe » Italy » Liguria » Vernazza Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more
Travel is a huge part of my life. If I'm not just coming back from a trip, you'll probably find me planning one. I have the travel bug for sure. Now that I have the means to travel more often, I thought an online journal would be a great way to keep in touch with family and friends (meanwhile making them wildly jealous) and would be useful in documenting my experiences for myself or anyone who may be interested in my destinations.
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