30 Results for tag: patagonia

? Trail of the Week: Trail #586

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 586 is a horizontal trail connecting Volastra to Trail N. 587.  It runs roughly parallel to the coastal Trail SVA/592 between Manarola and Corniglia, but 300 meters higher.  Since Trail SVA/592 is closed, and has been for ten years, the primary route between Manarola and Corniglia is on Trails 506-586-587.  ... More

?Trail of the Week: Trail #530

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 530, also known as the "Strada dei Santuari" (Sanctuary Road),  is a relatively flat fire road that connects Volastra to Trail AV5T at Telegrafo, and intersects with several vertical trails.  The trail starts in ascent on asphalt as it leaves Volastra, together with Trail N. 506, directly across the provincial ... More

?Trail of the Week: Trail #SVA/590

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. SVA/590 is one of Monterosso's vertical trails, connecting the village to Trail N. 591 on Punta Mesco, the iconic promontory visible from many points around the Cinque Terre. Heading west along the waterfront, the trail starts at the junction of Via 4 Novembre with Via Fegina.  On the left, at the end of ... More

?Trail of the Week: Trail #508

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 508 is one of 2 vertical trails connecting Vernazza to AV5T,  It is the longer of the two,and it is also the historic route to the hillside sanctuary Our Lady of Reggio.  The trailhead is on Via Roma just north of Vernazza's train station, on the left.  The trail starts out as cement stairs, with a few ... More

?Trail of the Week: Trail #507

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 507 is one of 2 vertical trails connecting Vernazza to AV5T.  It is the shorter and steeper of the two.   The trailhead is about 300 meters from the main street in Vernazza, off of Trail SVA in the direction of Corniglia.  The trail starts up stairs, passing through prickly pears and mediterranean scrub ... More

?Trail of the Week: Trail #587

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 587 is a vertical trail connecting Corniglia to AV5T.  It begins on Via Serra, which is also Trail SVA.  The trailhead is just a few meters from the back of St. Peter's church, built in 1334.  There are several water fountains in the vicinity, with one being right at the trailhead. As it leaves Corniglia, the ... More

?Trail of the Week: Trail #506

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 506 is one of 2 vertical trails connecting Manarola to the ridge trail AV5T (the other being Trail N. 502, featured last week). At the exit of the tunnel from the Manarola train station, on the main street Via Discovolo, the trail immediately heads up a steep slope.  For the first 200 meters it goes up the ... More

?Trail of the Week: Trail #502

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 502 is one of the vertical trails of the Cinque Terre, connecting Manarola to the ridge trail AV5T. From Manarola's main street Via Discovolo, the trail starts immediately as steep stairs, passing first between tower houses and then through the cultivated vineyards surrounding the village in the area known as ... More

WHITE & RED

Hike, shoot a photo and win…… a T-shirt.*   The objective Cinque Terre Trekking aims to promote awareness of the vast trail network among residents and visitors of the Cinque Terre National Park.   The operation To achieve this goal, every weekend starting from 15 June 2018 (until the end of September), we will photograph a ... More

A sea of smog

Air pollution is the first consequence, the places crossed by this type of tourism inevitably suffer from a decline in the quality of life of the residents (even a physical consumption of the territory) and a process of assimilation that deprives them of the very reasons that made them special. To highlight the serious problem of air pollution in the ... More