The beauty of Cinque Terre will feature as the stunning backdrop to ‘Luca’, a new animated movie by Disney and Pixar due for release in June. The animation is by Italian artist Enrico Casarosa, from Genoa who dedicates his first feature film as director to his childhood holidays in Liguria. And locals at Vernazza were all abuzz with the news!
“Luca shares summer adventures with his newfound best friend Alberto but all the fun is threatened by a deeply-held secret: he is a sea monster from another world just below the water’s surface”.
In the meantime maintenance work continues, the boat slip is finished and dredging has begun in the bay in Vernazza. While another landslide at the beginning of the trail to Monterosso needs to be attended to unfortunately.
On other trail areas – Vernazza to Corniglia, Park maintenance has progressed and another fallen wall has been repaired and new steps over the marshy area are almost complete.
Spring flowers are abundant and some locals have cleared new areas for vegetable gardens and new vineyards. All it needs is a little sunshine and Nature’s colours warm the heart and brighten our spirits.