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By the Sea in Portovenere

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Welcome to my fifth installment of Travel Tuesday. Today I am continuing to share photos of day five of my Contiki Mediterranean Highlights tour.

After a quick stop in Pisa to see the Leaning Tower we headed north to the Province of La Spezia. The province is best known for the Cinque Terre (“five lands”), the five seaside villages in the cliffs along the rugged portion of the Italian Riviera. The towns are accessible by boat or train.

In order for us to get to the Cinque Terre, we were dropped off in one of the neighbouring towns called Portovenere. As we got off the bus and began walking down the path to the water, I remember thinking how special this place was. Though not technically in the Cinque Terre, the town is equally stunning and offers similar striking sea views. Portovenere is just plain beautiful!

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The last two photos I took from the ferry as we pulled out of the harbour and sailed towards the Cinque Terre. Next week in part six of Travel Tuesday I’ll be sharing photos of Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, and Riomaggiore.



Florence to Pisa


Welcome to Travel Tuesday Part 4. Today’s post is as short as our stay was in the city I am featuring today – Pisa. We left Florence early in the morning on day five of our Mediterranean Highlights tour and headed towards the Italian coast. Before arriving at our destination(s) along the Italian Riviera, we stopped for an hour in the city of Pisa to view the famous Leaning Tower.

Day 5

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Pisa is all about documenting funny photos in front of the Tower, but as you can see I wasn’t as adventurous in my choices of camera poses like the people in the background of my photos were ha-ha.

Until the next edition of Travel Tuesday…



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