THE GULF OF POETS

The Gulf of Poets
The Gulf of Poets

A coast of many colours, evocative and unique. Villages overlooking the sea, green hills and crystal clear water. The Gulf of Poets invites you quietly and it is not surprising that it was loved by poets and writers like Shelley, Byron, Petrarch and Montale. To them this Gulf ows the name of Gulf of Poets, which from Lerici goes to Portovenere, embracing two promontories, beaches, rugged coast, blue sea, ancient villages and wilderness.
Tellaro, San Terenzo, Fezzano, Le Grazie, the island Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto. Places enchanted and pleasing, formerly part of what was the historic Lunigiana, so different from the tuscan Lunigiana, but so united in customs, traditions and cuisine.



Lerici is situated in the eastern most part of the Spezia Gulf, near the estuary of the river Magra. Of ancient origin, it was once ruled over by...

In the eastern most part of the Spezia Golf is the breathtaking town of Portovenere. The town takes its name from a temple erected...

Spezia is located in the centre of the Gulf of Poets, in the large bay that stretches from Lerici to Portovenere, which is sheltered by...





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