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The town of Amalfi was gorgeous as well! We had lunch at this local restaurant recommended by the man who helped us park our car. We ordered a few pizzas and some pasta for the five of us and it was delicious. We spent the rest of our time walking around the town, trying limoncello, and eating gelato.
Next, we were back on the road to Sorrento. We had a small mishap in Sorrento - those roads ...
... by the Italian government last century, extensively restored and re-opened in 1997. The entire place is Italian opulence at its very best. Every room contains frescos, marble, gold leaf decorations, painted frescoes and artwork by Italian masters. Before starting our tour of the
galleria, we walked up 90 steps on a circular marble staircase – very grand. The highlight of our visit was seeing the incredible marble sculptures by Bernini. ...
... tickets because in that amount of time only about 30-40 numbers were moved in my direction so figured I had plenty of time... went downstairs to the metro area and into a Tabbachi shop, they sell everything including tickets for the bus and metro, had totally forgotten that they can sell the Leonardo Express!! so bought that and two metro tickets in a minute... too bad I didn't remember that 45 minutes before...
Decided to ride the metro to the Colosseum stop, wanted ...
... to make our way to Sorrento we needed to switch trains at the Naples Garibaldi train station. Everyone has heard of Naples for one reason or another; corruption, huge mafia influence, high crime rate and the birthplace of pizza (thank you Naples!). We had planned to do a day trip to Naples from Sorrento so we wouldn't have our backpacks and because we didn't particularly want to stay overnight; well, Nattolie and Kaylie didn't. But during over very brief train switch, Troy's ...
... see, but I thought there might be more bodies involved to tell you the truth. Back to Naples afterward. The town has piles of trash on the side of the street similar to Athens. Not sure if there is a strike, or if it’s just like that. It seems like just a dirty city to tell you the truth. Out hotel is a very nice one, but we were asked not to go out by ourselves because it is not in a nice part of town. We didn’t see ...
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