Travel Blogs from Marcianise
... has the upper hand.
Ok, now onto our Amalfi adventure. The first night in Sorrento we, with the help of Trip Advisor, found a kebab restaurant in town to have dinner. After having pasta and pizza every day for 12 days I was ready for something different. We happend to be sat at the same small table as a couple of other Americans and we swapped travel stories over dinner. They shared that they had just spent the day in a rented boat touring around the coast ...
... in Italy - it seemed to us that most of the drivers were travelling at least twice the speed on the sign. When you get to the smaller roads there are scooters everywhere and overtaking on blind corners - it's a bit of a free for all but there's very little evidence of road rage.
We're staying at the Residence Alcione - it's centrally located in Positano which is very handy. We've got a 1 bedroom apartment which is very comfortable. We've ...
... don't just look at the pretty pictures!! The walk is stunning a rise of 660m. This took us about 3 hours through olive groves and terraces of lemon trees. We were surprised that we didn’t cross paths with other walkers, hmm when it says steep this should give you a hint there are other options. It was worth it.
Our reward was to enjoy the night at G.A.S. bar at Lone. This is a fantastic narrow bar perched on the top ...
... But from there the new adventures began … we took this train all the way to its ultima fermata: Sorrento. The train car became progressively less crowded, and we were sitting together by the halfway point. It was fun to follow the progress of the train on my map (page 152 of my Southern Italy Insight guidebook.) We arrived in Sorrento’s train station at 1:45pm, followed by a ten minute walk to our B&B, over cobblestone streets that were not very forgiving ...
The following morning, I woke up to sweet, warm sunrise. Looking out my window, the view held white stoned houses and the ocean in all its vastness, sparkling with the reflection of the sunrise. Upstairs, I walked ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility