Travel Blogs from Sorrento
... makeup so I could look beautiful for Bruno. (Not really). I reckon she should do a beautician course. She loves to pamper. We first sight the dome of St Peters. Now we are really in Rome. We see some sites I cannot remember the name of, and Athena is starting to say out loud 'I just love Italy, I could live here'. I say 'I know, isn't it just wonderful'. I think it is the men. They pay extra attention to us two as we are the young ones in a pack of ...
... He pointed out various places on our way. He told me that he walks this route everyday! He also took some photos of me, so now I have proof that I am actually here :) The hike to Nocelle told just under 2 hours.
At Nocelle there was a little kiosk bar where I stopped off for a pre-lunch beer. It was now time to walk down the 1,900 steps to Positano. It wasn't half as bad as I thought it would be, and ...
... up to the next terrace. Ravello seemed almost at cloud level perched on the side of the mountain. It is well known for being the destination for many artists and writers, including Richard Wagner. For us it had a wonderful open piazza, views it seemed to stretch to eternity and quite a manageable number of folks like us. We are not finished our trip yet but so far for me lunch at Cumpa ...
... and the Bay of Naples. Our hotel has been upgraded to the Hilton Sorrento Palace and is up high on the hill looking straight at Mount Vesuvius across the bay. Magnificent! Most of us had happy hour on the terrace before we were taken by mini buses through the narrow streets down to the water front for dinner where we sat outside until about 10.00pm. Love Sorrento - could easily come back here for a week at ...
... started, ordering vanilla, strawberry, caramel, lemon and choc mint (we may have overdone it), then we got on our tour bus. The bus took us along the edge of the cliffs on an extremely windy road, making me motion sick in the process. We got off the bus in Amalfi, intending to go to the beach but we were less than impressed by the beaches. It turns out very little of the coast meets the sea, most of it being cliffs, and so the beaches tended to be ...
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, 34/36, Sorrento | 4 star hotelfrom $158
Via Correale 25, Sorrento | 3 star hotelfrom $128
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