Category Archives: Cinque Terre

Somewhere, Beyond The Sea….

There are many reasons why we love the sea.  We love to stare out into its wide expanse and lose ourselves in the undulating waves as they ebb and flow on the sandy shore. Mostly, it calms. It soothes.  We … Continue reading

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View From Above

Last Friday’s DP Photo Challenge was “From Above.”  I’ve been running around a lot these past few days and have not had a chance to post, let alone read my fellow bloggers’ posts. But I felt I needed to just … Continue reading

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A Mother and Her Two Daughters

It was the weekend and the ridership on the trains was quite robust.  We were moving from Monterosso, one of the five towns collectively called Cinque Terre, to Cannes.  Monterosso served as our home base during our five-day stay. We … Continue reading

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Picking Pockets

Our wallet was stolen when we were on our way back from Santa Margherita Ligure.  We had taken the regional train from Monterosso al Mare that morning on the first of September. We had been curious to see what the hype … Continue reading

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