Monterosso Beach – Cinque Terre, Italy

As the area’s only sandy waterfront, the town of Monterosso al Mare along the Italian Riviera is a must-visit for all beach lovers.

One of the five villages that make up Cinque Terre, this western-most beach, which runs along most of the town’s coastline, is located in the centre of a small natural gulf.  

For those planning a holiday, it’s worth noting that the beach is extremely popular during the summer months, so early June or late August is preferably if you don’t want to have to wait for a sun lounger. 

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