Riomaggiore is a village and commune in the province of La Spezia, situated in a small valley in the Liguria region of Italy. Riomaggiore, the first village of the Cinque Terre.
The village, dating from the early thirteenth century, is known for its historic character and its wine, produced by the town’s vineyards. Riomaggiore is in the Riviera di Levante region and has shoreline on the Mediterranean’s Gulf of Genoa, with a small beach and a wharf framed by tower houses. Riomaggiore’s main street is Via Colombo and numerous restaurants, bars & shops can be found on this street.
((( they don’t mention just how steep that main street is! lol )))
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Featured in ‘The World’ – Feb, 2012.