Grand Hotel Hermitage
Travel Blogs from Sant'Agata sui Due Golfi
... up a conversation and were very glad we did. Helen and Ryan were from Yorkshire and were on their second trip to Italy. Close in age we found they had a lot in common with us and the conversation carried all throughout dinner. They were fans of the same American TV series that we watch and we learned all about proper Yorkshire pudding and Northern England. It was a very pleasant ending to what had been an exhausting day.
Note regarding boat rentals: Despite ...
... s.) to have dinner. After dinner we went back to the apartment to get some sleep.
Today the 12th of September we went to Sorrento for a drive we went on a tour of the town on a train that looked similar to a car because it drove on the road. After that we went to a pizzeria/restaurant for lunch. Once we had lunch we went back to the apartment and waited for some of my Mum's cousin's to arrive. Once they all arrived we had a chat in the dinning area and had ...
... this point we were treated to the most amazing site I think I have seen in a long time, over 100 fireflies suddenly came out to play and the area around us was lit up like Christmas tree fairy lights for well over an hour as the little bugs dived and swooped around, seemingly without a care in the world. We lay transfixed until we realised it was getting late and we had an early start the next day. ...
... train to Salerno that we could hop on and successfully catch our overnight. The worst part though was when we got on the overnight train, within 30 minutes it stopped at the Naples train station! Why wouldn't the ticket office tell us that when they made our schedule!? Ughhhhh public transportation, I love to hate it. Oh and last but not least check out the pictures of the sleeper train. Definitely different than our first one, they were called "super recliners" it ...
... a Pompeii dog” – that’s if you like flees and half chewed ears.
So apart from the dogs, we roamed around the ruines a bit, and very quickly got Romaned out again. It all just looks the same after a while. The one interesting part was the amphitheatre area. We did a very tricky self timed photo shot where Cath was sitting up the top of the seating, and I had the camera down the bottom with 12 second to race up the stairs to make ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking
- Pets allowed