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- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Tennis Court
- Shuttle bus service
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Olimpico Salerno
Travel Blogs from Salerno
... of tea" it was still quite interesting to see how they are made. They are traditional to this area and the people of Pompeii used them as their clasps or pins for their togas, with each house having their own individual design. The drive to Mt Vesuvius was interesting... The road is just about narrow enough to be called "one way" & how the bus driver (Fabio) negotiated the road, traffic, cyclists etc amazed me. The car park where we get dropped off ...
... As we'd all ordered different items, food tasting and swapping was happening thick and fast. Delicious. It was so good we ordered another couple of dishes to share. And the wine - Dave was extremely pleased he passed on the prosecco. Shame he could only have a glass or two, so Paul had to make up the difference.
The random male, we later discovered, was the chef!
When in Solerno, eat at Cicrinella Ristorante via Genovesi.
I explored some and spent the afternoon reading On the Road in a café/bar. I realized I had gotten too much in my head, traveling alone and all. I thought about my first time in Europe, 2009, I was 17 and had a lot of confidence. I wondered, do I have more or less now? More and less I realized, more of the good kind and less of the bad kind. It would be sad if it were harder for me to talk to strangers now. My hostel was quite a walk away ...
... all their farmland and supplies. He said they ate great and had a lot of support when the Allies landed. It was crazy coincident that we met him on a train, while the 83yr old was visiting Salerno. He ended up coming to America and becoming a doctor in the United States Air Force.
Salerno pictures didn't turn out great with phone do to the weather. Too many Pompeii pictures to post them all now.
Another awesome day. Tomorrow we are going to relax in ...
Today definitely had its ups and downs. It started off with a poor breakfast at the hotel. They just don't know how to do breakfast here. Their eggs and bacon are way under cooked and just simply revolting. I could barely swallow my first taste. They only have whole milk apparently so the cereal stunk as well! I did have toast and jam that tasted fine. Anyways, we filled up on what we could and left for our day trip. The front desk called us a cab ...