The Cinque Terre. Translated, literally, “The Five Lands” – villages built into the cliff sides of the northern coast of Italy – the Italian Riviera, if you will. And Liguria is home to many places beautiful like the Cinque Terre .
In the year 79 AD, Italy& Mt. Vesuvius erupted with superheated ash that rained fiery death on several Roman cities nearby. But none was hit harder than vacation town Pompeii, which was buried in a thick layer of broiling ash in a matter of seconds.
Combine rugged coastal scenery with chic seaside towns on a tour of Liguria in northern Italy! After leaving Milan, head to Genoa – Liguria’s capital – where your hotel awaits for the duration of the tour. Explore the Ancient Port of Genoa on