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"Portovenere" Top 5 Page for this destination surrounding, Portovenere Tip by matcrazy1

surrounding, Portovenere, La Spezia: 3 reviews and 3 photos

by matcrazy1

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Portovenere is a medieval sea village at the gateway to the Cinque Terre . This enchanting and naturally beautiful town dates back to the Roman era. The lovely view admired from the Church of San Pietro located at the edge of the cliff, inspired famous poets such as Shelley and Byron and from whom took the name Golfo dei Poeti (The Poets' Gulf).

Address: at the south end of gulf of la spezia
Directions: motorway:A12 or A15-by bus:some leave from the main station directly,the most from "Piazza del Mercato" in the centre of town

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Feb 25, 2003
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