Vernazza One Year After The Flood

Just over one year ago a massive flood and mudslide buried one of my special places on earth, Vernazza.  So...

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Trattoria da Sandro Open Again | Vernazza

When people ask me where my very favorite restaurant in Vernazza is, without hesitation I say Sandro’s.  It is one...

Save Vernazza Newsletter | Cinque Terre Update

Save Vernazza Newsletter | Cinque Terre Update

I wanted to share a link to Save Vernazza’s newsletter that they have just developed.  This is a great way...

Cinque Terre, Monterosso | Six Months After the Flood

Miracle. That is what Monterosso is being called, and for good reason.  In just six months the town and its...

How you can make a difference for Monterosso and Vernazza

How you can make a difference for Monterosso and Vernazza

Besides traveling to Monterosso and Vernazza or donating directly to their relief organizations, here are some simple but powerful ways...

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Cinque Terre, Vernazza Flood Update | Six Months Later

Men sunning themselves in Piazza Macaroni.  Silverware softly clinking against china plates.  Sweet salty smell of spring along the ocean....

Vernazza Video | Six Months After Flooding

Vernazza Video | Six Months After Flooding

Please pass this forward as a reminder that there is still much to do to restore Vernazza. Looking forward, remembering...

Learning When To Run

 **Writer’s Note**  October of last year, a massive flood and mudslide covered one of my beloved villages in Italy.  Since...

Vernazza Updates for March | Progress with Flood and Mudslide Clean Up

Vernazza Updates for March | Progress with Flood and Mudslide Clean Up

Courtesy of Save Vernazza.  Please visit their donate site to learn how you can continue to help! Stepping onto the...

Save Vernazza Posts Travel Advisor |  What will be open after the flood clean up

Save Vernazza Posts Travel Advisor | What will be open after the flood clean up

Taken from Save Vernazza’s site.  Please visit here and donate to their efforts!! The list of restaurant’s did not copy...