Hotel Residence Torre Sant'Angelo
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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 ...
... uncovered and excavated. Today has been a big day and after wandering around for a solid couple of hours, we were both ready for home. We caught the train back to Sorrento. From the local supermarket we purchased some Presecco (Italian Sparkling WIne) and some nibbles before heading back to our hotel for pre dinner drinks. We again enjoyed dinner at our hotel but promised ourselves we would venture into Sorrento for dinner on our last night. This has been a most enjoyable ...
... of the year and is officially mid summer. Nocino is sweet-bitter, thick and syrupy, with a dark color like ink. In Italy there are a lot of recipes to prepare Nocino, every family has his secret in composition, time and handling. To infuse Nocino, the tradition is to use an odd number of nuts (normally 29) and cut in quarters. The nut bowl must be in a very sunny place and very often it is better to control the level of the liquid inside and ...
Well we got juped...Lauren booked the hotel which said it was in Sorrento (Amalfi Coast), but ended up in Piano (2kms away on foot or 2 minutes by train). Either way the weather gods were not kind on our first day, leaving us bound to our room and only able to search the town. Thank the lord for Free WIFI and episodes of How I Met Your Mother. On A positive note the food was cheap 6 euro for my massive pizza and good ...
Day 55 - Rome to Sorrento
A bit of
a struggle day for Jacqui who had to cope with her hangover on the
train down to Naples. We change trains there, and hopped on one to
Sorrento. Jacquis bag also broke so I helped her carry it for most of
the day. A lot of walking and changing trains, scenery on the train
was good on the way down, which also weirdly had a station on top of
a 200ft high bridge between the mountains, which overlooked the
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet