Rank: Top 300
Wonder Type: Cultural
The Ligurian coast between Cinque Terre and Portovenere is a cultural landscape of great scenic and cultural value. The layout and disposition of the small towns and the shaping of the surrounding landscape, overcoming the disadvantages of a steep, uneven terrain, encapsulate the continuous history of human settlement in this region over the past millennium.
This article uses material from UNESCO World Heritage List article "Cinque Terre", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike 3.0 IGO License.