Cinque Terre(redirected from Cinque Terra)
Cin·que Ter·re(chēng′kwĕ tĕr′rĕ)
A group of five villages (Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, Riomaggiore) of northwest Italy on the Ligurian Sea southeast of Genoa. Built into the sheer rocky coast, they are famed for their rugged scenery.
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