A sight as majestic as this will stick with you after you’ve come home from your vacation and even after many years. Rio Maggiore is a small village and commune nestled in La Spezia province. This can be found in the a valley in the Italian region of Liguria. It is the first Cinque Terre that you will see when you’re traversing the north from La Spezia.
This awe-inspiring village was founded sometime in the early 13th century, and this explains why it has a rich historic character. It is also famous for its wine production, tower houses, and a stunning shoreline along the Gulf of Genoa. Its main street called Via Colombo is dotted with bars, shops, and dining places.