Culture


Subject:
World heritage

Cliffside Villages: Portovenere, Cinque Terre and surrounding Islands
...loading the player..
WARNING! Chrome users: if you get "Server not found", consult FAQ.5 for solutions
Share this content:
 

Language(s): English »French »Spanish »Arabic »Russian

Summary/Historical Context

Related material that you
may also like:
Historic sites
Islands
Biodiversity
Portovenere
Cinque Terre

The Ligurian coast between Cinque Terre and Portovenere is a cultural landscape of great scenic and cultural value. The layout and disposition of the small towns and the shaping of the surrounding landscape, overcoming the disadvantages of a steep, uneven terrain, encapsulate the continuous history of human settlement in this region over the past millennium.

Place/country: Italy,
Series: NHK World Heritage 100
Type: Documentary
Duration: 2 minutes
Credits: NHK (publisher), UNESCO WHC (producer), UNESCO TV (producer),
Published in: 1997

   LICENSING: for inquiries about licensing or requests for CD/DVD copies of this material, please contact the publisher or the author directly. You may also wish to consult our FAQs 6 to 9

Top of the page

 

Find multimedia content
ONLY IN (optional):
Films
Audio recordings
OR:
Search by country name
Features