Wednesday - Cinque Terre - Manarola September 25th 2014 September 24 - Cinque Terre - Manarola
We left our hotel in Florence at 9:00 am sharp with our driver to Cinque Terre. The drive was very interesting, we passed by many marble and granite quarry's. We saw many raw blocks of granite and marble ready to be processed and shipped out. We also drove through the city of La Spezia. A beautiful seaport town with large cruise boats, ocean going tra ... read more
Europe » Italy » Liguria » Manarola 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
We will be using Travel blog to post our trip to friends and family. We used this blog site for our trip to Israel in 2010. We loved the blog to document our trip and send messages back to our family. We hope this upcoming trip to Italy will bring us new experiences and sites.
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