All you need to know about the Cinque Terre, true and fine advice written and explained by the locals!

No second hand news, but FACTS, the real practical truth to live the place as a local and manage through trains, car parking spots, traditions, festivities, restaurants and food. All your questions will find and answer, just surf through our pages, but, if not, send us a mail and get further advice.

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From Genoa Airport to the Cinque Terre by train

If you are landing in Genoa you easily reach the Cinque Terre by train. Genoa Airport “Cristoforo Colombo” is quite close to Genoa City Centre. The Airport is linked to Brignole and Principe railway stations by Volabus service and to Sestri Ponente railway station by i24 bus service. From all these stations it’s possibile to […]

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From Florence to Monterosso by train

Some of you are flying into Florence or will be spending few days in Florence and will be transferring to Monterosso al Mare in Cinque Terre by train. Here is a little guide to make it easier for you to get from Florence to Monterosso The main train station in Florence is Santa Maria Novella […]

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How to get to Monterosso by car

The best way to drive to Monterosso Cinque Terre Ho to get to Monterosso by car… We know that there’s Google maps (and it’s a great to help all of us to find the right way) and that most probably you’ll have a GPS navigator in your rental car . . . BUT when it […]

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From Rome to Monterosso Cinque Terre by train

Some of you will be traveling from Rome to Monterosso Cinque Terre. To get to the Rome train station (Roma Termini) from the Rome airport, take The Leonardo Express from the airport to ROMA TERMINI. The Leonardo Express train service has a website from which you can purchase tickets in advance if you wish.  A one-way ticket from the airport […]

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From Rome to Vernazza by train

Some of you will be traveling from Rome to Vernazza Cinque Terre. To get to the Rome train station (Roma Termini) from Rome airport, take The Leonardo Express to ROMA TERMINI. The Leonardo Express train service has a website (click here) from which you can purchase tickets in advance if you wish.  A one-way ticket from the airport to the train […]

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How to get to Vernazza by Car

We’ll give you here info on how to get to Vernazza by car, but, try to leave your car behind.  The fastest & easiest way is reaching the area by train. But, anyway, if you love experiencing the turns and bends of the narrow road that takes to Vernazza, here you can find all the info you […]

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How to Get to Cinque Terre

Getting to the beautiful villas that populate the stunning coastline of Cinque Terre is not as difficult as you might think! We divided this simple guide in 3 parts to make easier for you to schedule your next holiday in Cinque Terre: WHICH IS BEST AIRPORT TO GET TO CINQUE TERRE Which airport you choose […]

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Where to park in the Cinque Terre

Getting to Cinque Terre by car… unless you’re on an Italy road trip or you’re a very skilled driver and your travel partners do not get carsick, well, we do not suggest taking this adventure! Honestly the roads to get to 5 Terre by car are absolutely breathtaking, a fun drive, and a way for […]

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Accommodation in the Cinque Terre

Thankfully, you’ll not find big hotel chains in the Cinque Terre. We are talking about small villages, where it’s almost impossible to build more and to have large spaces so…where to stay? Private apartments, villas, room with en-suite bathrooms and B&B are the best solution for your stay in the Italian Riviera. They will run slightly […]

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Why a holiday home instead of a hotel room?

Living like a local There are several reasons that lead people to rent a private holiday home in Cinque Terre, but one of the most common is that hotels are really a few in the area, as it always happens in protected lands, where new buildings cannot be added to the existing nucleus. So, due […]

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