Italia- Lessons Learned

This post has two parts: 1. My final thoughts on Italy.  2. A summary, so all the planning information is in one place. Let’s get started. My Final Thoughts In this week of blogging, of remembering rushed city walks by ancient cathedrals and happy surprises, like sunsets and good food and chats with strangers, I…

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Five Lands, Italy

If you have been following this story since Monday you know that this week I am doing daily posts about our time in Italy.  So far I’ve covered Lake Como, Venice, and Portovenere.  We have now arrived at Cinque Terre. Cinque Terre is Italian for ‘five lands’ and is not a city so much as it is a…

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Take The Recommendations

Monday I began my literary podcast through Italy, starting at Lake Como and continuing to Venice on Tuesday, which leads us to today, Cinque Terre.  Rather.  I thought it did.  But I realized that I have another story to tell first.  The meat of Cinque Terre will have to wait until tomorrow. Where we stayed:…

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