Travel Blogs from Praiano
... has the upper hand.
Ok, now onto our Amalfi adventure. The first night in Sorrento we, with the help of Trip Advisor, found a kebab restaurant in town to have dinner. After having pasta and pizza every day for 12 days I was ready for something different. We happend to be sat at the same small table as a couple of other Americans and we swapped travel stories over dinner. They shared that they had just spent the day in a rented boat touring around the coast ...
... get on another bus surprisingly! My next stop was Praiano, my beautiful friend Anna recommended a place here and she either knows me too well or got lucky but this spot was so me. Praiano is smaller and tourists more often then not stop off here but don't stay with more basing themselves in Amalfi or Positano. Heaven! Casa Colomba where I was staying had warned me about the 200 stairs up to the house but I was like I need the exercise... well blimen ...
... where they are or if they are trying to pass.
Tomorrow we head for Rome for the last three days of our holiday. I have to say that Steve has done a magnificent job driving in conditions that many would not have considered even trying. I am so proud of him. Tonight we are going up for steaks on the rooftop and a glass of red and tomorrow - Rome here we come!!!
Love to everyone,
Steve and Sandy xx
... believe 9am, yet I'm the only one up! So I enjoy a peaceful quiet breakfast in the garden under the canopy of trees....I had first thought it was a canopy of vines, but on closer inspection found it's actually trees that have been trimmed and shaped. It's simple but elegant and very effective.
Today I take the heart stopping public bus to Amalfi! And it really is! Many times as we're hugging the edge of the road to narrowly pass cars and buses coming from the other ...
... card upon our departure.
Riding on the coastal roads was quite
an adventure, even with an experienced driver, or especially with an
experienced driver. At one point, a driver coming from the other
direction hit the passenger side window and destroyed it.
This part of the coast is beautiful
beyond words. Steep cliffs at 400 feet are common; mansions on the
side of the mountains are everywhere. Sofia ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Casa Alma Praiano
Other places to stay in Praiano
Via Campo 5, Praiano | 4 star hotelfrom $238
Via Gennaro Capriglione 119, Praiano | 4 star hotelfrom $204
- A Little Bit of Heaven in Praiano
- Highlight of our Italian Holiday!
- Fabulous sunsets on Amalfi Coast
Via G Capriglione 147, Praiano | 5 star hotelfrom $543
- Couldn't ask for more
- Service, attention to detail and welcome second to none!!
- Beautiful spot and warm, attentive service
Via Umberto I, 70, Praiano | 3 star hotelfrom $166
- Excellent value
- Wonderful hotel
- Great Family Hotel
Via Terramare, 3, Praiano | 4 star hotelfrom $230
- Perfect Location, Friendly People
- Exceeded expectations!
Via Miglina 2, Praiano | 3 star hotelfrom $108
Via G. Capriglione 13, Praiano | 3 star hotelfrom $147
Via Umberto Io,105, Praiano | 2 star hotelfrom $133
Via Nazionale, no 190, Praiano | Hotelfrom $206
Via G. Capriglione 138, Praiano | 3 star hotelfrom $152
- Great Breakfast large and confy rooms
- Great hotel, very very noisy
- Very nice stay at Le Fioriere
Via Roma 52, Praiano | 2 star hotelfrom $99
Via S. Nicola 10, Praiano | Hotelfrom $110
Via Marina di Praia 6, Praiano | 3 star hotelfrom $123
Via G. Capriglione N.133, Praiano | 3 star hotelfrom $186
Via Roma, Praiano | 3 star hotelfrom $165