Travel Blogs from Sorrento
... the ruins of the main piazza.
As luck would have it, admission was free today because it was a holiday. As a result there were lots of families walking around.
We spent over an hour exploring and taking photos after our tour had finished.
Tess was looking up at Mt Vesuvius with very wary eyes & was happy when we said we were leaving.
We bought her an age appropriate book at the souvenir ...
... week with many of my favorite people on the planet.
Excerpt from Catherine's Journal:
After seeing the front and the back of the villa we rented to stay in for a week, I found that it was like renting a hotel for eight people. Our friends stayed for only three days, while the rest of us (me, my brother, my parents and grandparents) stayed for the whole week. At first, my brother and I stayed in the same twin room, but after our ...
... their accordion and then asking for money. I arrived in Sorrento in the arvo and it was SO nice to have my own bedroom and bathroom for once!! Sorrento is a beautiful town, pebble beaches with deck chairs and different activities, market stalls along the streets with heaps of things not just all souvenier ****. I just wandered the streets exploring all arvo before getting an early night. I needed some R&R after topdeck. The next day I went on a tour out to Capri, an island ...
... realised which of the 3 train systems that run from Napoli centrale that we needed for Sorrento. Of course by this time it's 4.45pm on a Friday afternoon leading into a long weekend and there were people everywhere. Every strange behaviour you've ever seen in a person we saw at that train station. Two very tourist looking people clinging onto bags while making sure our pockets weren't being emptied by the local pickers was ...
... with us for this adventure and loved the freedom of having a car to explore…Until the car broke down. After a delicious lunch in the Chianti region, we stopped at a winery for a tasting but they were closed. We piled back in the car to find another spot, but the car wouldn’t start. Dang. We spent the next three hours at the winery (where they offered us NO wine – jerks) calling the rental company, trying to figure out how we’d get from this ...
Other places to stay in Sorrento
Via S. Antonio 13, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $242
- 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 $131
- 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 $254
- Better than expected
- Stay at the Capodimonte
- Icing on the cake
Corso Italia 248, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $138
- Great for couples
- Get me out of here!
- Excellent hotel
Via Correale 42, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $328
- 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 $177
Via Califano 18, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $287
- ˇComida divina!
Via Vittorio 1, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $272
- Come Back to Sorrento
- What a view!
- Tramontano 'Paradise'
Piazza Tasso, 34, Sorrento | 5 star hotelfrom $415
- WRONGLY MEMORABLE
- Amazing, Amazing, Amazing
- Beautiful - and great food!
Via Rota 44, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $228
- Great View, but very costly; April 2004
- Romantic with Stunning Views
- Ponti's Pearl in the Med
Via Catigliano 9, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $170
- Very Inconvenient / bad breakfast / not helpful
- Steep Hill Alert!!!!!!!!
- Paradiso by name and by nature
Via Nastro Verde, 23, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $163
- Beautiful Hotel, Excellent Service
- Outstanding with many free benefits
Via Rota, 15, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $229
- Staff friendly and helpful
- Excellent Hotel!
- What a brilliant base for a holiday!
Via Capo 76, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $110
- Definately not 4 star
- Definately NOT a 4 star hotel
- Loved it all... well almost!
Piazza della Vittoria n. 4, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $233
- Great Hotel - Great Location and GREAT Service
Via Capo 8, Sorrento | 3 star hotelfrom $133
- Our room wasn't very clean either
- Nice rooms but noisy
Via Correale 25, Sorrento | 3 star hotelfrom $128
Via Correale, 34/36, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $158
Via Colle Parise 4, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $220
- What a View!
- The View Alone is Worth the Trip
Via del Mare 30, Sorrento | 3 star hotelfrom $105
- Good location
- Pretty Little Hotel
- Beautiful Location
Sorrento | Hotelfrom $122
Via Capo 10, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $134
- The perfect hotel
- Great View with its Problems
- Loved the Bristol, we plan on coming back someday.
Via Rota 44, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $156
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 $103
- A mixed review
- Absolutely loved it