Travel Blogs from Santa Maria di Castellabate
We woke up at 8:30 to another glorious day in Amalfi. We had a lazy morning and took our time until Greg realised we only had half an hour before we needed to catch a bus. We hadn't even packed, so we had to move fast. The bus ride was another beautiful scenic trip along the coastline. It was hot and sunny on the bus. The bus took 1 ...
... had a bottle of vino and fruit and rolls. One man gave us an apple each. The apple tasted in between an apple and a pear and was yellow. One part of the track we had to climb up rocks on all fours. It took us 4 hours and we walked about 10 klms. We finally arrived at Nocelli at 3:15 and waited for a bus. At the bus stop we watched mules in teams of two walk down the steps led by a young man and onto a truck. The mules had carry cans on their ...
... broke out and infected the water ways, so it was closed down and forgotten about until the second world war, where the citizens were to hide out for various lengths of time. We then entered a house, whom was previously occupied by everyday people. The tour guide pulls the bed up and opens a cellar door. Just so happens that these people live in the old ampitheatre, along wih 90 other famillies. They are still uncovering different rooms for eg a scooter parking ...
The coast of Salento and Amalfi was packed with tourists like ours. It took much longer than expected to get through the towns, find a parking spots, cross the green lights etc. However, the fact that the coastline descents so deeply into the Mediterrenean Sea not inhibiting people to built villages like swallows' nests into is is definitely worth a ...
... a little old man pointed us in the right direction and kept watching us, waving encouragingly, to make sure we made it to our hotel.
By coming this early in the season, we’d hoped to get a glimpse of real Italian life, and little Atrani certainly gave us that. We ate supper in the village square that night (at the only open restaurant in the village) ...
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