Grand Hotel Oriente
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... Lapinira we visited has erotic paintings in the entrance hallway, ( before 1979 women were not allowed to see them.) The paintings are the menu showing what was on offer ie xyz or an abc
Prostitution was legal. They paid a daily tax so their min charge covered the tax.
Some had 2 entrances - one public and one more discrete - sign of a penis on wall or footpath
Baths - lot ...
... was good enough to point out in to the abyss: ‘And this is where you would have seen Pompeii in the distance if it was not so cloudy…and over there is where the crater should be!!’ As I was unable to take any photos of the summit of Mt. Vesuvius, I have nicked some ‘royalty free’ photos to show you what we should have seen!!!
On our way back to Naples we stopped at a factory that make cameos from sea shells and coral. We were given ...
... turquoise. We jumped off the boat a couple times and the water is the perfect temp. Not to mention easy to float in :) Speaking of jumping off to swim though...we all got up on the ledges, which were slippery, and jumped in. But I slipped. We apparently hit a wave and my feet were unsteady to begin with, so I fell off head first into the water. My leg hit the boat! Spoiler alert: I am alive, so I did not drown. I recovered and made it to fresh air with no problems but my leg ...
... and art plaster work. We then caught a very very hot and rubbish air-conned bus up to Vesuvius. We proceeded to walk/slip and slide on the small sandy rocks up to the top of the crater. It is massive and hot; it was sooo hot. The view was amazing, but again...the pictures are Caits and I have yet to get my pics off my camera! We then reluctantly caught the horn honking, corner turning bus down the hill. We were quite the expert with the Circumvesuvius train by now, ...
... G, baileys for Sue and frangelico for me (this is going to become a habit!). Quick drinkies and then we have to walk back up the hill home. Sure Sue is fine and leaves us for dead. G and I are a bit tipsy and chatting so don't notice the pain too much and I'm trying to hitch a ride on vespas. We eventually make it home safely after our first day. 21 May Today we visit Positano. We decide to save G from driving today and catch the local bus. We only need to travel about ...