Travel Blogs from Amalfi
... getting on! (.... and to quote Andrew Lloyd Webber from Evita....) Oh what a circus!! BTW - the "shopping" was a book on Pompeii. We had seen this book in Positano and recalled that the printed price was 10 euros. When buying the exact same book in Amalfi, the printed price was 8 euros. Jan assumed that the Positano version of the book must be an "updated" version ! The wind was still pretty strong when we turned up for dinner at Bruno's Restaurant (just a ...
... and definitely a topic I want to learn more about!! After spending 3 hours walking around Pompeii, we met back up with Antonio who drove us along the curving, winding roads to the Amalfi Coast. It is absolutely beautiful here, right on the water with the buildings seeming to come right out of the cliffs. Our hotel is gorgeous and we took advantage of the roof top pool this afternoon. We then ...
... so after asking a few locals just WHERE ARE WE? we were finally pointed in the right direction to head back up yet another hill towards the town of Pontone. Oh man, what a climb. We then get out that trusty "24 Walks along the the Amalfi Coast" book that we have now realized the maps and directions were partly lost in translation from Italian to British English and discovered that again after coming to a dead end trail overlooking a deep ravine, we have to turn around to find the ...
... to take us on the Amalfi coast. The tour guild told us a lot about the local area in Sorrento and what fruit and wine they produce there. Sorrento is really famous for its fruit especially their lemons. Niomi missed some of this because she fell straight to sleep. He then explained the days itinerary. He said we had several stops that we were going to make along the Amalfi coast.
As soon as we were on the Amalfi coast it was breathtaking. Luckily we ...
... cents you could have a cold shower or for €1 you could have a warm shower or you could wait until you get back to your Hotel room and have one for free!!
After our frolic in the Mediterranean Sea we headed back to our room for our free shower before spending our last night on the balcony enjoying a thunderstorm and lighting show in the distance over a couple of beers.
Off to dinner at a lovely little restaurant in the corner of the plaza whereby ...
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