Travel Blogs from Sorrento
Woke up to another sunny perfect blue sky day. Caught the ferry from Sorrento to Isle of Capri (about 30 minutes). Once there we took the funicular to the top of the town to enjoy sweeping views of the town below and the water. Absolutely amazing views! Had a guided tour of the town and gardens on the south side of the island. Some even better …
We had an early morning booking at the Vatican and Sistine Chapel to beat the crowds. Our guide took us through the Vatican museums which had ancient art collections, tapestries, etc. Climbed the Bramante Staircase which was built by Michelangelo and is not open to the public. Beautiful view across all of Rome. We took secret doorways to the …
... wandered the streets of Sorrento until almost midnight. What a lively place this is!! I can't really compare it to anything else. We had our first limoncello here as this is the birth place of that drink and we ended up at an English pub really only because I really had to pee. So here is a first for me. When I asked our waiter, who called us "my friends", where the bathroom was, he asked if I had to go pee pee or poo poo. I'm not sure what difference it made but my ...
... it felt like Florida with Palm trees and hot temperatures. After settling in we went out for dinner on one the small beaches. We went to a nice restaurant. We had calamari, grilled octopus, pasta, fish and some appetizers. While we ate we talked with some British traveler and shared experiences. We stayed awhile at the restaurant but had to leave just as the sun was setting to get groceries. Sorrento is beautiful and it is cool how they built houses into the rock cliff. ...
... here last week also though in another class. The teachers have all switched around also, so we have two new ones, they Re quite nice also but speak to us in Italian more... Molto difficile! After class I went for a long walk down the main road trying to burn off some gelato, pasta, and pizza calories but I think they decided to hang around anyway!
Met up with others in the class to go to the Limoncello factory, they grow their own lemons ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility