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- Continental Breakfast
- TV Channel One Russia
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... funicular up to the city proper and had a wander. Next was a hairy ride up the Mama Mia Rd to Anacapri. (Check it out on Google) Everything here was more affordable and it had the best views over the marina. Lots of sampling of lemincello, olive oil and sweets took place as we again wandered. Another scary bus ride down to the marina where we boarded a boat for a ride around the island viewing the scenic spots only visible from the sea. It was a lovely journey, the sea was ...
The apartment, on the third floor of a four storey building, is very attractive. We actually have a view over a small vineyard and vegetable gardens towards the sea. Two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a large living/dining room and full kitchen. Perfect for our seven day stay. The way to the city is somewhat perilous as we have to walk down a hill on a very narrow road with cars and scooters brushing ...
... After the tour, we got to taste Limoncello. Limoncello (Lee-mon-chello) is typical in Italy and serves as a digestive liquor for after meals. It is served as a shot, but is meant to drink casually. It tastes very similar to a lemon drop or lemon flavored vodka. Capri Island is known for its Limoncello, as they grow the lemons locally. Our tour guide, Davide (dah-vee-day) is from Salerno, a town just an hour south of Sorrento, and said that his family makes Limoncello and ...
We had our first experience of a very fast train for our trip from Rome to Naples. The train was very comfy and got up to a speed of 300km/hr which meant our trip only took an hour. We arrived at Naples train station and found our way to the local line only encountering one `helpful elderly gentleman`. The local train from Naples to Sorrento was very different. Old, with graffiti and crowded. We stood with our bags in the doorway for the 75 ...
... got rooms went down to the rooms, unpacked, got ready for the night and then meet up again. We got back on the coach and went into town, then we walked to dinner – an Italian restaurant with good views of
the water and the sunset. It was a long dinner but very good. After dinner we walked back to the coach and went back to the hotel, i had a drink at the hotel bar while talking to the other Contiki group that was there and then went to bed.