Hotel Palazzo Guardati
Travel Blogs from Sorrento
HE SAID: We decided to spend a few days on the Amalfi Coast and chose Sorrento for our base. Maybe we made a mistake by not staying at the supposedly more beautiful and expensive nearby town of Positano. It just made more sense to use Sorrento as our base for exploring since transportation connections are easier from there. Plus we thought we would …
I do not have anything I want to say about Naples. We walked over to the oldest part of Naples, as this is one of the main tourist places and not to be missed, apparently, and it was disgusting, loud, and full of mafia looking people and black as night Africans, that get up in your business. Get me out of ...
... some lunch before heading into the Pompeii site. We decided not to do a guided 2 hour tour but hired audio guides and do it ourself. We had no appreciation of the size of this historical site. We managed to walk around seeing so many ruins and listening to the audio guide but I became frustrated with the audio guide as it often instructed you to enter a building but there were iron gates stopping you, obviously the audio guides have not been updated for a while. We managed ...
... a side street. Short bus ride back to Sorrento and hotel to sit on rooftop terrace with books for rest of afternoon.
Thursday, Sept 19
Rain today, so good time to visit two museums and go to laundromat. The Dali Universe Museum had exhibits featuring prints, paintings and sculptures by Salvador Dali. We also visited each of his four sculptures scattered through the city. The Correalle di Terranova museum exhibited archaeological finds dating ...
... is strange for it to not have erupted in such a long time!! It was great doing Pompeii with our tour guide as we learnt so much and knew what we were looking at, compared to if we were to do it all ourselves! It was just a half day tour so we were back in Sorrento by 1.30pm! We spent the rest of the afternoon just chilling out at the hotel, as were a bit sick of the sun from standing in it all morning! For dinner tonight we went to a place called Meating and had one ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service