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Last week I posted the first in a series of images from Cinque Terre starting with a blue hour image of Manarola. You can see that post here. Today we head to Riomaggiore.

Riomaggiore is the first village one encounters when travelling west from La Spezia. Riomaggiore is easily accessible by train as are the other villages but it’s linked to its neighbour, Manarola by the Via Dell’Amore, or the Way of Love, which is a path overlooking the sea that runs for about 1 kilometre. This was our intended way to get to Riomaggiore but unfortunately it was closed for repairs when we were there.

Riomaggiore, Cinque Terre, Italy, village, seaside, coloured houses, boats, travel photography


23 responses

  1. The village is just like a beautiful painting you would dream of having hanging in your home.


    September 8, 2014 at 8:00 am

  2. Reblogged this on Kuba Kosy.


    September 8, 2014 at 8:10 am

  3. I loved our stay there. The entire area is breathtaking and a symbol of the Italian way of life. I’m so glad that you got to this part of the coast. Hope that you enjoyed the culture, history and cuisine.


    September 8, 2014 at 8:13 am

  4. Neat perspective, great place, and an awesome image Edith!

    Have a great week,



    September 8, 2014 at 8:53 am

  5. Really loving these shots of the colorful village. Sure puts one in a travelling mood. 🙂
    Well done, Edith!


    September 8, 2014 at 9:28 am

  6. Len

    I am just loving your series on these beautiful Italian towns Edith. Keep them coming.


    September 8, 2014 at 9:31 am

  7. I love Cinque Terra and you did it beautifully here!


    September 8, 2014 at 10:41 am

  8. I just love the color and character of the architecture from here! Wonderful photo, Edith!


    September 9, 2014 at 6:58 pm

  9. LB

    So colorful … the boats, too! How neat that it’s called the Way of Love.
    I’m very much enjoying this series, Edith.


    September 10, 2014 at 12:56 pm

  10. Villages like this continue to amaze me – the way the houses appear ‘stacked’ on the steep sides of this cove. And the colours are all so harmonious.


    September 10, 2014 at 3:14 pm

  11. Great shot and processing Edith.


    September 11, 2014 at 7:33 am

  12. Pingback: Corniglia – Cinque Terre | Edith Levy Photography

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