Vernazza, cinque terre

March 22nd, 2016

A bit about the origins of Vernazza, cinque terre. The name is thought to derive from the Latin adjective verna, meaning “of the place  or “indigenous”. Thus the village’s name would be linked to its most famous product, Vernaccia, the local wine. As you approach Vernazza from the sea, its small piazza seems to slowly open... View Article