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Jun 17, 2008 - Hike to Corniglia

There's a railroad running through mountain tunnels connecting all the five villages so you can hike wherever you want, then just hop on a train and zip back to your village. Today we set out on our first hike to the next village of Corniglia, and from there on to village of Manarola. We started by picking up the "Cinque Terre Pass" for 3 days of hiking. The hike to Corniglia was postcard picturesque . It was a long climb up through vineyards and past small country houses. From the top were great coastal views and then after a refreshing...

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Jul 2, 2007 - Corniglia

The hike down to this village was also amazing. The village is built right on the cliffs. There are very steep drops right off the sides of the buildings going to the sea. In each of the villages we walked around the market squares a little. We bought some really good strawberries from a little shop here. They were so small but so tastey! We continued our hike to the next village. This one was really easy with pretty much so elevation and only 1 km. The views may have been the best though. There wasn't any farmland around us, but the woods...

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