Travel Blogs from Marigliano
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 ...
... learnt, closed windows in future and A/C unfortunately.
Sunday "Happy birthday Sean" 30th June (Tegan too)
Sunrise over the ocean through our windows and warm skies at 6.30am. Daily stair run/walk tackled by Casey and I, and home for brekky and pressies.
Lazy day beside sea on lilo, rock jumping, swimming, deck chair reading, cappucinos and croissants - terrible day I know!
"Perfect birthday" says Sean, another seafood meal and asleep ...
Procida , an island in the Tyrrhenian Sea, is situated at 'mouth of the Gulf of Naples, Ischia (west) and Cape Misenum (east). With its 4 square kilometers, is the smallest among the sisters Ischia and Capri, but has nearly 11,000 inhabitants (Procida). To the west of Procida and connected to it by a bridge, looking towards Ischia, stands the 'uninhabited islet of Vivara, completely covered with Mediterranean scrub. Procida is of volcanic origin , and you can still recognize in his ...
... of his 39 years. His knowledge of the fauna and history was outstanding, obviously a passion. We all felt honoured to be experiencing this part of his world with him. When we were taken to his family farm (a terraced garden some 400m above sea level and perhaps only 200m away from the shore line) we knew we were being treated. The kids hand picked big lemons and Mauritzio helped them make lemonade with fresh mint. Yum yum. Then Oscar and ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service