Travel Blogs from Sant'Angelo
... up a conversation and were very glad we did. Helen and Ryan were from Yorkshire and were on their second trip to Italy. Close in age we found they had a lot in common with us and the conversation carried all throughout dinner. They were fans of the same American TV series that we watch and we learned all about proper Yorkshire pudding and Northern England. It was a very pleasant ending to what had been an exhausting day.
Note regarding boat rentals: Despite ...
... Also make sure to sample some Local wine. Local wineries offer tours and tastings. We recommend driving about 20 minutes to family winery named Tenuta as they have great wine, sell internationally ( we met them first at an ABC liquor tasting in Jax FL) and they will also give a great tour of their house and personal wine cellars with stories of war history and how their family survived. B&B Villa degli Ulivi Via Adige 23, 05018 Orvieto, Italy 339 819 1823 Contact is ...
... and a half hour tour around the island. The beauty of the island is incredible. It is hard to describe in words but I have posted some pics that capture a little of the dramatic scenes of Capri. So far, this has been the best day of the trip. Which is saying a lot because as it stands now this is the best trip I have ever experienced. On the train now to Florence! From what I hear there may be a little shopping in store for us here. ...
Hi All Hope all is well back home. We anchored off Sorrento two days ago and unfortunately the weather was awful. It was raining, windy and cold. We had planned to get the ferry to Positano but decided to stay on board and catch up with laundry. Not very exciting but it had to be done. Next day we arrived in Civitevecchia which is the port for Rome. We didn't go into Rome as we have been there before. We wandered around the port town ...
At Sorrento, we awakened to three sounds. First, my wristwatch alarm sounds; next it's Pryesh on the cabin door buzzer with our room service breakfast; and finally the low clamor of the anchor chains of Silver Spirit. Opening our balcony drape, we are anchored in the harbor as dawn breaks.
It occurs to us that the cruise would be better served by commencing tours at 10:00 instead of 8:15. But, we are not consulted so our rising hour has ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed