Travel Blogs from Marina di Camerota
... tip of the toe that is Italy's coastline.) By the time we reached the far side of the Messina Strait by 10:00, and the sky had turned gray. It was threatening to rain. With 400 km (250 miles) to travel we had planned to use the autostrada anyway for the first part of this leg. Given the threatening weather, this was just as well. By noon it was time to jump off the autostrada and start taking SP 18, the coastal road. ...
... up going back to the beach a little disappointed that the guide hadn't taken us there first.
We had a late lunch and the boys share whole baked fish which was pretty tasty. After lunch we headed back for a spot of swimming in the pool, playing table tennis and a last BBQ together. After dinner we celebrated an early birthday for Ethan with a cake that Nathalie had arranged and Ben and Ethan traded birthday presents.
Today we had a leisurely start to the day and headed to the beach near Castellabate. We found a spot with a nearby car park and headed down to the sandy beach. After an enjoyable swim and a bit too much sun we had lunch at a seaside bar and pizzeria.
after lunch we headed back up to the house and the Sam, Ethan, Ben and Abi had dinner while the ...
... trip. This was accompanied by bottles of local wine. The food was delicious and included rice with seafood, sardines marinated in olive oil and vinegar, grilled / pickled egg plant and zucchini, battered sardines, shell fish bruschetta and stuffed capsicum. This was all polished off with Mandarinno - this is a local liqueur similar to lemon-cello however made with mandarins.
By this stage we were all ...
Meandered down to Case del Conte beach for a long swim at the beach followed by a longer lunch. The beach was a white sandy one and the sea really warm - in the high 20's I think. Lunch was a beach side pizzeria. After the long lunch we drove back around the coast to Agropoli and loaded up at the supermarket.
By the time we got home we were all rather hot so jumped in the pool for a cool down before having a BBQ dinner washed down with plenty of Peroni. ...
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