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Italy in Photos

Photos of Italy taken on Walks in the Cities Towns & Villages of Italia

Welcome to Italy in Photos, where we invite you to discover the hidden gems of Vernazza: – Vernazza Italy is a charming fishing village that lies on the Ligurian coast, in the northwest of Italy. It is one of the five towns that make up the Cinque Terre, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its stunning scenery and colourful houses. Vernazza has a rich history that dates to the 11th century, when it was a fortified town and a naval base of the Republic of Genoa. The village still preserves its medieval character, with its narrow streets, stone houses, and the impressive Castle of the Doria, which overlooks the small harbour and the sea. Vernazza is also famous for its elegant church of Santa Margherita di Antiochia, which was built on the rocks in the 13th century and has a distinctive octagonal bell tower. Vernazza is a perfect destination for those who love nature, culture, and gastronomy. The village is surrounded by terraced olive groves and vineyards, which produce some of the finest olive oil and wine in the country. The local cuisine is based on fresh seafood, pasta, and pesto, a delicious sauce made with basil, garlic, pine nuts, and cheese. Vernazza is also a great starting point for hiking along the Cinque Terre trails, which offer breathtaking views of the coast and the other villages. Vernazza is a gem of the Italian Riviera, a place where you can experience the authentic charm and beauty of a traditional fishing village.

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Photo Gallery of  Walk – Via Roma to Via Roma
Approximately 0.58 km – 0.36 miles

The walk starts at Via Roma – Via Visconti – Piazza Guglielmo Marconi – Via Visconti – Walk back along Via Visconti to Via Roma