Portofino: Live from the luxury Ligurian Resort

Portofino has luxury designer shops, big boats and 5 euro coffees - Cinque Terre it's not!Avoiding the Louis Vuitton, Hermès and Dior shops along the waterfront, and refraining from indulging in 5 euro coffees, Tony Page wanders past million dollar cruisers and climbs up above Portofino … [Read more...]

The Unsung Heroes of the Cinque Terre

A Homage to the Unsung Heroes of Cinque Terre:In the centre of the Riomaggiore village, in front of the very modern Tourist Information Office, is a huge colourful mural by Silvio Benedetto. The mural tells the story of the men and women who over several generations and thousands of years built … [Read more...]