Travel Blogs from Sorrento
... limoncello, a liqueur made from the lemons that grow throughout the area. It is quite sweet and very lemony.
On day two, we boarded the Circumvesuviana train to Pompeii. The Circumvesuviana train is very much a local train that is also a commuter train to the communities outside of Naples. The short ride of thirty minutes took us back ti 79 AD to when Mount Vesuvius erupted dumping 4 to 6 metres of ash and pumice on the city ...
... We checked in and got our car. Its a 2012 Renault Megane Coupe Diesel, the sport model with the 160 hp engine. I tried to put the luggage in the trunk and could not get it to close. The guy came and helped us. He said it was important to all of the luggage in the trunk so thieves could not see it. Oh great. We did some rearranging and it fit!
... with the printed ticket and someone from security is there to let you in. Since many of the structures that are in the best condition are locked, it is a great way to get a better sense of the original interiors. We saw a public bath and a couple of houses. All had frescos and mosaics in really amazing condition. The citizens of Pompeii ...
... rocks and cliff jump. It was amazing, we got the best panoramic view of the town from the water-I wish I'd brought my camera. Then after our hour was up, we laid out a little longer to dry off before checking out the little town that was all lemon-cello themed. We grabbed Napoli pizzas and pastries and spent the rest of the afternoon soaking up the sun. When we got back to Sorrento, we hung out at a local bar, the English ...
... with columned arcades and chic balconies looking down from above—one of the most beautiful Old Towns I've seen on this trip so far!
I mingle with the well dressed crowd, soaking in the vibe, and pausing to sample a delicacy or two along the way.
Then I head back to the train station, where a couple of people, including a guitar carrying priest are putting on a little mass, right there in the ...
Other places to stay in Sorrento
Via S Antonio 13, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $196
- Grand hotel, not so grand service
- You won't want to leave!
- You won't want to leave
Via degli Aranci, 13BIS, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $79
- With a little more effort...?
- Could b Better
- Very nice hotel but...........
Via Nastro Verde 7, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $141
- Superb holiday
- Best hotel I have stayed in
Via Capo 15, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $240
- Better than expected
- Stay at the Capodimonte
- Icing on the cake
Corso Italia 248, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $100
- Great for couples
- Get me out of here!
- Excellent hotel
Via Correale 42, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $266
- 5 star hotel for the price of a 4 star
- A little bit of heaven on earth
- Toronto, Canada - Outstanding Hotel
Via degli Aranci 108, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $137
Via Califano 18, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $250
- ˇComida divina!
Via Vittorio 1, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $260
- Come Back to Sorrento
- What a view!
- Tramontano 'Paradise'
Piazza Tasso, 34, Sorrento | 5 star hotelfrom $514
- WRONGLY MEMORABLE
- Amazing, Amazing, Amazing
- Beautiful - and great food!
Via Rota 44, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $200
- Great View, but very costly; April 2004
- Romantic with Stunning Views
- Ponti's Pearl in the Med
Via Catigliano 9, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $149
- Very Inconvenient / bad breakfast / not helpful
- Steep Hill Alert!!!!!!!!
- Paradiso by name and by nature
Via Nastro Verde, 23, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $109
- Beautiful Hotel, Excellent Service
- Outstanding with many free benefits
Via Rota, 15, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $188
- Staff friendly and helpful
- Excellent Hotel!
- What a brilliant base for a holiday!
Via Capo 76, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $155
- Definately not 4 star
- Definately NOT a 4 star hotel
- Loved it all... well almost!
Piazza della Vittoria n. 4, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $207
- Great Hotel - Great Location and GREAT Service
Via Capo 8, Sorrento | 3 star hotelfrom $109
- Our room wasn't very clean either
- Nice rooms but noisy
Via Correale, 34/36, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $232
Via Correale 25, Sorrento | 3 star hotelfrom $122
Via Colle Parise 4, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $158
- What a View!
- The View Alone is Worth the Trip
Via del Mare 30, Sorrento | 3 star hotelfrom $103
- Good location
- Pretty Little Hotel
- Beautiful Location
Sorrento | Hotelfrom $136
Via Capo 10, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $157
- The perfect hotel
- Great View with its Problems
- Loved the Bristol, we plan on coming back someday.
Via Rota 44, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $114
Via Marina Grande 218, Sorrento | 3 star hotelfrom $108
- Fantastic views
- The location of the hotel admiral is perfect,
- Nice hotel, nice small resort, food average
Via Cesarano 12, Sorrento | 3 star hotelfrom $95
- A mixed review
- Absolutely loved it