La Spezia is a medium sized, largely local (non touristy) city located on the Ligurian coast of Italy.
It is a popular jumpoff destination for people wishing to visit the Cinque Terre, as the five towns are right down the train line from the La Spezia station.
La Spezia can easily be reached by train, boat, or by car.
This is a beautiful town, in the coast of la liguria, fun at night, and delicious pizzas. It is also worth visiting because of the towns nearby, and the walk on the coast, visiting the cinqueterre, and bathing on the sea. Go on the summer, in the winter is almost a dead town.
Mainly distinguished by being the first Cinque Terre village you encounter, Riomaggiore does not offer as many delights as its sisters.
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Cinque Terre – which translates loosely to ‘five towns’ – is North West Italy’s most prominent tourist attraction, a beautiful stretch of seemingly tumbling houses that sit between …