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... long table. The next noise we heard was the crew pulling up the anchor....... BUT WAIT.... Marina and I looked at each other, hearing the same "wrong " sounds. All else on the boat did not hear what we heard. Including Diane, who was sitting opposite me, on the window. The grinding, clanking, whirrrrrrrrrrling of the anchor trying to be risen, was pointless. The anchor of the boat had hooked onto the chains at the bottom of the harbor on the sea floor. No matter how ...
As seen from the ...
... all this natural disaster stuff. On the train into Naples today, we met an American, who was actually on honeymoon with his new bride. He had been a student in New Orleans, the city blown apart by Hurricane Katrina. He said that every time a hurricane was forecast, the people left the city for 2-3 days. There were queues of cars leaving; it took six hours to drive 50 miles but you had enough warning to get out In his three years as ...
... crazy the driver ducks
and weaves up the little road at times you think the bus is going over
the edge ( crazy).
When we arrive the tables are set for groups
of couples so we sit in the couple area. First up red wine bread and
water. First course bruschetta. Second course salad and mixed
vegetables, third course parmigiana pasta beans fourth course lamb
chicken veal steak and fries, fifth course more veggies and ...
... especially after John Steinbeck published his essay about Positano in Harper's Bazaar in May, 1953: "Positano bites deep", Steinbeck wrote. "It is a dream place that isn't quite real when you are there and becomes beckoningly real after you have gone."
The church of Santa Maria Assunta features a dome made of majolica tiles as well as a thirteenth-century Byzantine icon of a black Madonna. According to local legend, the icon had been stolen from Byzantium and was ...