We took advantage of a Ryan’s three day work weekend to explore the Chianti region followed by two nights in Florence. I had visited Siena, San Gimignano, and Florence back in 2008 and had fond memories of both destinations.

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Cinque Terre

We finally ventured to the famous Cinque Terre- the destination that has been raved to us for great hiking and views. We missed the high season, which meant less tourists and heat for us in one of the most famous destinations in Italy.

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