Travel Blogs from Ravello
... noticed that there were no other boats on the stretch that had been teeming with ships on the way out. We found out later that they had even suspended ferry service that afternoon. On the plus side though, I did see a dolphin jump completely out of the water during the chaos. At first I thought it might have been a near death hallucination but then I saw him again and I'm fairly certain he was real.
As we rounded the final corner into the calm water of Sorrento ...
Our plan was to go up and down the Amalfi Coast to see two other cities - Amalfi and Ravello and finish the day with a wine tasting. Amalfi is about 45 minutes away from Positano via a treacherous but awesome bus ride. These bus drivers are incredible! You feel safe the whole way which is remarkable when you consider that sometimes there is one inch (not inches - I actually mean a single inch) separating you and other vehicles ...
What a great day. Carolyn and I survived the night without kicking each other to death ( we are sharing a king sized bed whilst Jeannie has the pull out) and Jeannie slept like a baby ( a drugged one mind you!) . After a leisurely breakfast of the usual suspects ( great bread) we put on our walking shoes and decided to brave the weather. The forecast was for rain all day but it was intermittent and actually quite hot when the sun came out. ...
... 2 cars with hairpin turns and a cliff to one side has people walking back and forth. Chuck thought it too dangerous for us all to take the hike to Atrani.
Chuck hadn’t found an open grocery store so we decided to try Ravello, which we assumed should be an easy task. The challenge started with getting the car out of the garage because there is just enough room in the garage to park the car although it’s advisable that passengers ...
... close we were told to lay down... The entrance to the grotto is maybe 3ft by 3ft. and the rower(I don't know if thats the right word or not...) pulls through using a chain connected to the entrance. Once we were in it was spectacular. The space literally glowed blue, That mixed with the singing of the boat captains made it something I will never forget. I also have never been so close to my roommates... Talk about a small boat.
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed