Hotel Residence Miramare
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Day 1 of the Italian Adventure:- 7:45am and heading down to Sorrento via Pompeii. Ben, a crazy Canadian who has been with Busabout for 7years, is our tour guide and Raffaele, our pure breed Italian, is our driver. There was only 20 of us with a range of ages from 20 to 50 and ethnicities (New Zealanders, Australian, Canadian and Polish). First stop for the day was Pompeii which was a Roman town near Naples. Here we went on a guided tour with Marco around the ruins of the ...
... owner, went for a homely meal at Master Hosts- a reasonably priced restaurant just up the road, which Bernard has now fondly nicknamed 'cheapies'. I'm confident the 'lasagna al forno' I had will go down as one of my best meals in Italy :) Strolling around the main town, I fell in love with Sorrento - it's small alleys filled with gelaterias, limoncello shops, souvenirs and lemons the size of a cantellope! After a quick pizza dinner ...
... easy) BUT during the conversation class I decided that it was just right! So am very happy where I am placed, have nice class mates, only 4 of us in there, so will get lots of one on one teaching. It's only been the one day but am really enjoying it. After class 4 of us took our lunch and sat in the main Piazza, then broke up and went our separate ways to meet back up at 3 for the school ...
... Day Weekend Starts Saturday for Me--To Positano, Amalfi, Salerno and Back
Since I was beat on my travel day, I started my weekend officially Saturday morning with two latte machiattos and a brioche (really a croissant but they call them brioche most of the time) and set off to find the BNL ATM which Bank of America partners with and so charges no fees whatsoever for you to use. It is on Via San Francesco, which then goes right down to the hotel area where the elevator ...
... It was loud outside near the engines. We went on little buses that were only for this island. We took a bus to Anacapri and went on a chairlift. When we went on the chairlift we went through the clouds. I tried to taste them. At the top we saw small islands that were near Capri. I swung the chairlift but I wasn't supposed to, but I enjoyed it.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking