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... 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 ...
... them on my way back! Hehehe!
Well guess what…..along the way, a brief stop was made at a lemonade stand where we were offered the island's special drink, a lemon granita made out of real lemons with a blend of another type of fruit which I can’t remember its name! Must have been a special secret ingredient! Ha, ha, ha!
Day 060: 5 hours, 12.3 kms, Day: 38.5 kms
Taking a video clip of myself at the edge of the crater of Vesuvius is out of the question—I'm barely able to hold on to the camera! I do tarry for a little bit leaning against the wall of a little shelter along the rim, but I know I need to start heading back down… and that’s not going to be easy.
First comes the path down the outside of the mountain with a ...
... types of pizza margherita (mozzerella & sauce) and marinara (just sauce). The place has limited space and generates long lines of locals and tourists. The pizza is world famous, there's articles over one of the walls from chinese, french and italian magazines and newspapers. Julia Roberts once ate at this pizza place and was also featured in one of her films. We had very high expectations for this pizza however, it wasn't our favorite.
... You have to disembark at whichever bus stop you think is the closest to the town. Consequently, we found ourselves still on the bus heading out of Positano to Sorrento. A couple of miles outside the town I realised our mistake and asked the bus driver to stop. We stood alone at the side of the road contemplating a long-ish uphill walk to get back into town. Fortunately, up the road I spotted a 7 seater private taxi parked in the direction of the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
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Very close to Pompeii Ruins, Big balcony, Great views to Isle of Capri, nice service. SECURE PARKING! Very quiet. All the amenities.
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