Grand Hotel Nastro Azzurro & Occhio Marino Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... is going to be special. And after paying a record 50 euros to visit Petra last fall, I’m not going to complain about shelling out a much more reasonable 10-15 euros to visit Pompeii. I’m alone as I take the shady stone path along the perimeter of the city, with empty window gazing down at me from the ruins… and then I go inside. The experience starts out normal enough, with your standard little amphitheatre surrounded by little rooms and large ...
... around Pompeii. It was so interesting to see all the buildings so close together. It looked as though they would reuse the walls from one house to build another. There were also some very interesting gigantic houses which I assume were for the rich people who used to live there. They had all kinds of intricate paintings and sculptures built right into the walls. I'm sure it was a much more colorful ...
... and around the coastline once more. Just before dozing off we pulled into the special Blue Grotto our captain had promised us. It was absolutely stunning, a sea cave aglow with iridescent blue light reflecting off the white sandy bottom. We snapped a few pics, and although it wasn't 'The (famous) Blue Grotto' it was our Blue Grotto and that was even more special.
Back at Positano's Marina Grande we struggled to get off the boat, both ...
... of the door, and walked down about three steps. We were then. Right. On. The. Beach. It was beautiful. The sun was starting to set, the weather was comfortably cool, the kids were excited to be on the water, and they had a great time in our hour out there. To make sure we followed the Chancellor’s rules, we only allowed the girls to get in the water up to their knees, but that did not stop them ...
... instead of 2 and for a coke which we did not have. As an aside the tap water here is not particularly nice tasting. It's just barely OK if it has been very chilled in the fridge but Katie prefers bottled water so as it's cheap enough here at 1euro we bought 4 bottles tonight.There is supposed to be bottles of water at the same price in our room but they didn't not replenish the two we took this morning.
Katie told me when we left that the waiter, who was around ...