Not all love stories start from a “coup de foudre”.
The story I’m about to tell you is about a painter who fell in love with a Cinque Terre village, forever..
If you believe Cinque Terre have only sun and beaches to offer, it means that you haven’t had the chance to get to know their hidden side – that someone considers Cinque Terre best side!
There’s a place in Italy along the coast of Cinque Terre, where wine is cut like topaz and maybe more valuable than the precious stone itself. This wine is “Sciacchetrà” and it is produced only in the “Parco Nazionale delle Cinque Terre”
On april 28th 2019, the “Parco letterario Eugenio Montale” invites 25 literature lovers for a special meeting aimed at looking at Cinque Terre with poets eyes.
In one of his “Italian Tales”, Italo Calvino writes about a lazy and party sailor, Baciccin Tribordo, hired by the king to find the princess who had been kidnapped by a bewitched octopus in Cinque Terre.
After a day spent at the beach, the best thing you could do is visit Cinque Terre, the famous little old towns facing the “Riviera Ligure” and start your trip to Italy’s middle ages!