Hotel Il Gabbiano
Travel Blogs from Palinuro
Yesterday left Positano. We took a shuttle to Salerno then picked up a car from Avis. The coast road from Positano to Salerno was truly breathtaking and the driver quite friendly and tried to explain a few sights along the way. Headed south and stopped at some Greek ruins in Paestrum which dated back to BC. Weather a little cold and rainy or we probably would have stayed longer. Took the scenic root to Marina di Camerota. Stopped at Bascillicata and had a late lunch at a little pizzeria. ...
... Valle della Ferriere then home to Sorrento by fast boat - great views of the dramatic cliffs.
Day 3 With Kellie in tow we took off to the lovely Positano and caught the little boat for Ristorante Da Aldolfa where we lunched in a beautiful secluded cove. Our waiter wore swim shorts and scuffs.Food was great too. Day 4 Tom and I dropped back in time at Pompeii and Herculaneum then dined on the waterfront ...
Bright and early this morning at 6:00a.m., the crew of Milena began our 12-hour ( approx. 100 miles) crossing from the Italian Aeolian Islands, to the coastal city of Acciaroli, which is roughly 70km SE of the town of Salerno. The water was the blue-ist of blue, from no-wind glass, to a slight ripple on the surface. While having my morning coffee, a pod of "flippers" dropped by to wish us well. I so love the bottle-nose dolphins. I managed to get ...
We headed off at about 9am and drove down the main road south for an hour to the town of Palinuro. Here we waited for a boat to take us out to the caves that this area is renown for. Finally after some delays we headed out at 12:30. We went to three different caves and then ended up at a beach for a swim.
On the way back we tried to get into the blue grotto cave which is the most famous however the sea was too rough and so ...
Today we had a leisurely start to the day and headed to the beach near Castellabate. We found a spot with a nearby car park and headed down to the sandy beach. After an enjoyable swim and a bit too much sun we had lunch at a seaside bar and pizzeria.
after lunch we headed back up to the house and the Sam, Ethan, Ben and Abi had dinner while the ...
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