Grand Hotel Punta Molino
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I do not have anything I want to say about Naples. We walked over to the oldest part of Naples, as this is one of the main tourist places and not to be missed, apparently, and it was disgusting, loud, and full of mafia looking people and black as night Africans, that get up in your business. Get me out of ...
... to Pompeii we wanted to book our train ticket from Naples to Florence whilst here in Sorrento so that we only have to spend minimal time in Naples (for obvious reasons!) That done we can head off to enjoy the history and sites of the area. Arriving at Pompeii train station we had prepurchased tickets to visit Mt Vesuvius. This was an interesting tour and not what I was expecting. Cattle truck (not really but felt like it) up to the National Park and then transfer to a ...
... a bus and went with a tour guide scuba diving a few days ago. The bus was incredibly crowded and hot, much worse than any bus I've taken on the Trimet system in Portland. When we got there, we stopped at a small stand and bought fresh squeezed orange lemon juice, and then went down to the beach to scuba dive. The other people in the group was a mother and son ...
... and dropped our bags off at the hostel (which was central and right down the street from IlDuomo!). Then we hopped a one hour train to Piza (14€ return) to check out the Leaning Tower. We spent a couple hours there, took pictures, picnicked, wined, gelatto-ed and left! Pisa is a cute little town and was nice to walk around. We were both extremely exhausted after a busy day of travel! And Jordan started to get a cold! Poor little guy.
... of time for exploring as they wanted to go round the cliffs to a certain part where Olly was certain we could get the pedalo through into a sort of cave. We arrived at our destination and all 3 of us said we would never get through the opening but Olly was determined and we went for it, all ducking our heads, emerging into a beautiful clear pool. The pool was called The Baths of Queen Joan, and the remains of a Roman villa stood ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking