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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 ...
... locked door opened, and we both went in.... the door slammed behind us.... "OMG...We are locked in!", Marina said in a terrified voice. ""There is no way out! What do we do?" Turning around from the cash machine, I found the release button, and showed her all she had to do was push.... and we would be free. She instantly relaxed, and let me try and continue to use the machine. After entering my card in 4 different directions.... it refused me access ...
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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