Travel Blogs from Diamante
... on a vintage Vespa going in the opposite direction. Then he saw another and yet another.
Curiosity piqued he turned the PX125 around and followed them down a side road and stumbled upon a meeting of Vespa Club Maddaloni.
"They could not have made me more welcome," said Paul. Bread, salami and wine was proffered and gratefully accepted as our Mod told English-speaking Tony Antinozzi ...
... finding that as we head further south people do not speak much English. The owner was very nice and gave all of us a large dinner plate. Don't know if I will be able to carry home. Experienced difficulty getting through to our destination as the road had been closed due to landslides. Finally worked our way back to the major road and arrived about 7 pm. Wonderful seaside/fishing village. The weather much better today so did a bit of exploring around the town and surrounding areas on ...
I have a few days to catch up on. No wifi in Sorrento so no blog. An amazing drive from Lecce to Maratea - such dramatic mountains and valleyys and such winding roads. We stopped on the way to view some 5 th century bc ruins. Maratea in retrospect was a lovely area - a quieter version of Amalfi. We had wonderful views from our hotel balcony and black sand beaches a short walk below. On our fine afternoon we drove ...
... embruns et à l'attente de la providentielle voiturette qui osera me défaire de quelques ampoules kilométriques.
Le littoral est de plus en plus beau et déchiqueté, pas de places pour construire un hotel, seuls les pêcheurs à la ligne sont présents sur ma route ...enfin c'est plutot moi qui vient vers eux, pour casser cette solitude qui me tient en désaccoeur (ord).
Le stop marche aussi ici, j'arrive très rapidement en Calabre ou un des conducteurs me fait remarqué ...
We finally made it to the start of the Amalfi Coast. Three interesting situations presented themselves to us today. 1) A few miles after leaving the morning's hotel, we were flagged over by the Italian Federal Police. We dutifully pulled over. An officer approached me demanding something. As he was speaking Italian, I had no clue as to what he was asking. I gave him the deer in the headlights look and asked if ...
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