Hotel Residence Torre Sant'Angelo
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... a one-way street, a pair indicated ordinary two-way, and 3 signified a major thoroughfare. The sidewalk (elevated to hide the plumbing) were paved with bits of broken pots (an ancient form of recycling) and studded with reflective bits of white marble. The “cat's eyes” helped people get around after dark, either by moonlight or with the help of lamps.
Pompeii’s commercial, religious, and political center stands at the intersection of ...
We slept in till 8.00 this morning and it felt great that we weren't dominated by the clock. That's what coach travel is all about really, you accept this or you wouldn't get to see as much as you do. We had a small breakfast and set off towards the old town, an area of narrow lanes packed with shops and restaurants. Limoncella (a lemon liqueur with 34% alcohol) is made on the Amalfi coast and it is for sale everywhere, as well as all things made with lemons. We tasted some last ...
... boats and lie back with our heads hardly peaking out as the skipper guides the boat through the small cave entrance on a low wave. As we float through, our boat bobs up and down in the choppy water and the rocky ceiling is just inches from our faces, which explains some of the high pitched screams we heard before entering. Once we were inside it took a few minutes for our eyes to adjust and as they do, the dark cave lights up to an effervescent aqua blue as the sun filters in ...
... distance there are snow capped mountains stretching to the north and
south - quite breathtaking.
After settling into the hotel we went for our usual jaunt around the town to get a feel for the
place (as well as scouting out some eating places).
Looks to be an interesting place. A blend of traditional shops and markets,
mixed in with some high end shopping for the well heeled tourist, as
well as ...
... were 33 of us on this bus Halfway up to Anacapri it stopped and 4 more big women got on with bags of groceries! I was literally stuck in one spot and couldn't move. I was holding my backpack down by my side and my hand was stuck between some womans cheeks, and not the ones on her face! I was afraid to move even a finger for fear of getting slapped! The road was very ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet