Hotel San Paolo
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel San Paolo Palinuro
Travel Blogs from Palinuro
... is still a big hotel at the top of the hill with amazing 180 degree views of the coast - but it is now completely derelict. We air wheeled up there to explore and it's a real shame that it is no longer used as it is in a fantastic location - and apparently it used to have a swimming pool on the roof too ! We were also lucky to have another nice sunset down on the beach so yet more sunset photies coming up ...
So - having left Puglia, we have now headed over to the other side of Italy (about where the shoe laces are :) ) to a lovely apartment in a village on a hill above San Nicola Arcella in Calabria. The apartment is really comfortable, and we are lucky enough to have another great balcony with amazing views which you will see in the photos. We arrived on Wednesday, settled in and then today we headed out up the coast for an ...
... asked, in German, as this seemed to be our easiest joint language, if we wanted to stay 2 nights as booked; we decided to stay just one night as the area is pretty small with little to keep us entertained for longer! We checked can on the map and decided to see if we could book into the next hotel a day earlier........and we could!
A bonus......we do get breakfast tomorrow ...
... over the train journey but it transpired that rather like the UK there were engineering works on the line just outside Taranto. It meant getting off the stop before and climbing on board a bus. It was only a 10 minute ride and our connection wasn't for an hour so we had plenty of time. The train then from Taranto to Salerno was 4 hours and on time, so plenty of time to sit back and enjoy the views. I also read a little and wrote some of my blog. ...
... familiar faces, some new faces. Some speak English, some don't! I watched the sun set on the beach, then changed for a late dinner....the Italians eat at 8:30pm here! Yes, I think I can spend a week here before moving on to the rest of the country! I began this journey with quite a bit of apprehension about traveling alone to a foreign country where they don't speak my language, but I made it and the apprehension is melting ...