Travel Blogs from Sorrento
... not available to be looked at as they were reviving it. To me the whole place looked too modern for it to be as old as it was. Remember that Mt. Vesuvius exploded to destroy this place in 79BC which well over 2000 years ago and there were timber beams holding up bricks and mortar above it for that amount of time. There were workers all over the place fixing things up so how old things were god knows. Also listening to guides they couldn’t tell people when Mt ...
Leaving England's grey skies, and Easyjet actually leaving on time, we arrived in lovely sunshine at Naples, catching our bus to Sorrento with lots of anticipation.
Our small B&B was friendly and warm, surrounded by citrus groves. We walked to the coast, then into town, where we entered Lemoncello Land! ...
... been running.
The House: There is ample documentation of the Roman house in Pompeii, from modest dwellings to large and magnificent villas with sumptuous decorations, from simple workmen's houses to the elegant residences of the noble class.
Thermal Baths: The "thermae" were the city's public baths. There were relatively few private baths and these were limited to the most well to do ...
... to eat. I had a big fruit salad. While we were eating, it poured but cleared up nicely before the tour!
It was so interesting to see the sites of Pompeii, where the shops were and houses, to walk on the roads. They have several casts of people who died there in 79 AD when Mt Vesuvius erupted; it’s eerie to see the terrified expressions on their faces. Only a small percentage of people didn't make it, about 2000 in all, mostly ...
This morning we walked around exploring the city of Pisa. Later in the day we boarded a train from Pisa to Florence. We are booked on a 3 day/3 night tour of Capri Island and Pompeii. The meeting point is the train station at 6:30 pm so we hung around until the tour started.
We got onto a bus, headed for Hotel Spicy, Sorrento. The bus was not due to get there until 3:00 am ...
Other places to stay in Sorrento
Via S. Antonio 13, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $242
- Bella vista!
- Grand hotel, not so grand service
- You won't want to leave!
Via Degli Aranci 13BIS, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $131
- Best Room with a View Ever…
- Golf Buggy
- Yes, finally free Wi-Fi in…
Via Nastro Verde 7, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $141
- Fantastic location
- Superb holiday
Via Capo 15, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $254
- Classic & Beautiful...
- Better than expected
- Stay at the Capodimonte
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!
Piazza Tasso, 34, Sorrento | 5 star hotelfrom $415
- Hard to beat
- Amazing, Beautiful
- WRONGLY MEMORABLE
Via Vittorio 1, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $272
- Beautiful Lunch!
- Come Back to Sorrento
- What a view!
Via Bernardino 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 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!
Via Capo 8, Sorrento | 3 star hotelfrom $133
- We arrive.
- Our room wasn't very clean either
Via Correale 34/36, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $158
- Torna a Sorrento (Come bac…
Via Correale 25, Sorrento | 3 star hotelfrom $128
Via Colle Parisi 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 Bernardino 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