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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Santa Maria di Castellabate
... to discover that there is no 11:30 ferry.... It went at 10:30! The next is at 3:30. We contemplate catching a bus to Amalfi instead, but at means going back to the train station as the busses leave from there. In the end, we decide to buy a ferry ticket and just wait around. Imagine our surprise when the ferry ticket seller tells us there is no 3:30 ferry! It is actually 2:45. A little less wait, but how can we get three different times for the same ferry? We sit on a bench and ...
... the road narrows, the traffic increases and the pace slows.
If you ever visit this area do not book accommodation in Positano as you can not drive into the town. You must park your car along the narrow roads and walk with suitcase - not good
Sorrento is the place to stay.
For the is 50km return trip allow 6 hours if travelling in the afternoon ( includes a liunch stop)
The travelling is much easier if you go in the morning.
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... We then needed a bus which was across the road from the train. We walked over to the bus driver and he was a bit of a character. He told us to buy tickets down the road the coffee shop. He grabbed a boys umbrella and took Greg off down the road to buy the tickets. The bus driver stayed at the shop for a coffee. On the bus the driver kept yelling out to us where we were and what we should be looking at. It was still raining and that is unfortunate as the views of the water ...
... too warm to cool us down properly. After a dip we walked through town. First stop was a gelato shop where I tried the regional lemoncello flavour. This comes from the limoncello liquor the region is famous for. We got a small bottle of that too which was delicious. I had no idea that Amalfi was famous for its lemons. We saw some at a market – they are huge! After a bit we got on the bus and headed back to ...
... mangy cats Night lights of Positano Marcello the tortoise and feeding strawberries Good value local wines Local fresh produce Jane chatting up the drivers and getting all the gossip Dinner time conversations Rod getting an education about girls Jeannie being shocked by diner time conversation! We all go our separate ways on Saturday. Jeannie home to Baltimore, Rod home to Sydney, Jane working in Paris and Carolyn and I continue our holiday in Slovenia . See you ...