Travel Blogs from Minori
... we realized we were missing something in the communication, we continued on around the bend to head for Sorrento. Once around the bend the waves became unmanageable. It was suddenly apparent that the other boaters had been trying to warn us of the rough water in the direction we were heading. Our comfortable boat suddenly seemed like the tiny rubber dingy it was as the waves bounced us around with increasing violence. I took over the driving while Erin held on for ...
... where we are staying. It was locate in 1934 and they have been carefully digging out. There is free entry and a small museum so it is quite interesting and we imagine what lost cities etc must lie below the ground in areas like this.
Josh heads back to the apartment, Dianne and Bianca are still on the beach, so I decide to climb up to Ravello. I can still see everyone on the beach as I get higher and higher.1408 ...
... are in full sun and better than this morning. We decide to walk then from Amalfi to Minori which Josh rates as a real highlight. A bus arrives with about 1km to go and Bianca and Dianne hop on it. I push on and unbelievably beat the bus home and Josh is already there. A good laugh.
We eat a a cafe Bar Antares which excellent and run by a very friendly team. We love it. A great end to the day though and Positano is done.
On to Pompeii tomorrow.
... motorway but it is not as good as our last one and we settle for burgers and pannini. It is in Avellino which is not far from Salerno and the coast.
Fortified, we set off! Reaching Salerno along the freeway, we then turned off to the Costiera Amalfitana. Wow, roads as I remembered. They are narrow it is true but it is the constant watching for buses, people walking on the road, cars parked or stopping when they shouldn't and scooters shooting around you at any time ...
We decided that today would be the day we did a day trip to Pompei. This was a good choice as it was drizzling rain in Rome but the forecast for Pompei was sunny. Off to the train station we headed. As we weren't used to lining up for tickets, we ended up missing the train we wanted because the line was huge. No worries, we grabbed some breakfast whilst we waited for the next train.
When we got to Naples we ...
Other places to stay in Minori
Via Nazionale 44, Minori | 3 star hotelfrom $112
Corso Vittorio Emanuele 90, Minori | 3 star hotelfrom $114
Via Nazionale 39, Minori | 3 star hotelfrom $81
Strada Nuova, 65, Minori | Hotelfrom $60
Via S Giovanni a Mare 19, Minori | Hotelfrom $94
Via Nazionale 56, Minori | Hotelfrom $107