Getting around by Train

April 20th , 2011 → 10:11 am @ Susan

Train travel in Italy
Sometimes it’s nice to leave the car at home and ‘let the train take the strain!’  Train travel in Italy is easy and affordable and, Aulla-Lunigiana station -  just twenty minutes away from Casa Lucia – is the major station for the Lunigiana region with high-speed train services to cities all over Italy and regional trains to hundreds [...]

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Category : Day Trips / Local Amenities / Shopping / Travel

The ferry from Lerici to Cinque Terre and Portovenere

August 20th , 2010 → 12:12 am @ Susan

Just 40 minutes away, Lerici on the coast is a lovely little town with a bustling beach culture, a lively outdoor market and some fabulous little restaurants and bars.  It is also a starting point for the ferries to Cinque Terre and Portovenere.  The ferry trip across the Bay of Poets is really beautiful and you [...]

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Low Cost European Airlines to Pisa

January 14th , 2010 → 4:43 am @ admin

For those of you who may be interested, these carriers offer low cost flights to Pisa from the United Kingdom and other European countries, as well as an opportunity for very inexpensive connections from the United States and Canada.  Here is a list of the European low-cost carriers that fly into Pisa, the dominant major [...]

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Category : Travel