Travel Blogs from Sorrento
... more than 40 bakeries producing the daily bread, 30 odd brothels, 6 huge public baths, 130 restaurants and hotels, lead pipes for water running along the streets and fountains, where we filled our water bottles. The streets were flooded with water daily to clean them (being the open sewers) and stepping stones across the streets for pedestrians are very much in evidence.
I think the most impressive sight is the Forum which ...
... further excavation. It was a hot day so it was tiring walking around and we unfortunately didn't get a chance to see everything. One thing that did impress us were the cobble stone streets with the deep wheel ruts and large stepping stones for pedestrian crossings. Liam liked seeing the dead people! Through the audio tour, you did get a sense of how it may have been living there.
Saturday was our day boating around Capri. The ...
... island of Capri. The traditional way to tour the towns of Amalfi is by a bus trip along the terrifying cliffs, or a ferry. In fact most people travel one direction by bus and then the other by boat to get both experiences. This had been our plan until dinner that night. What really sold us on renting the boat was that they stopped at several spots around Capri, dropped anchor and went swimming at their leisure.
So the next morning we found ourselves at the ...
... 100 or sompeople waiting for this train. I did get on and I did get a seat next to and opposite two of the slimiest, dirty neopolitan wogs you could ever imagine. And they were both smoking. Yay. The sign did say " Vietato Fumare " no smoking, but I dont think that their edecation was high enough to read it. They saw me looking at the sign, s******ed and promptly offered me a cigarette!! Freak out time . The whole ...
... for long! We are convinced a woman on the train was part of a ring of people, she created the distraction at a station, no one got on and just as the train left the station, Sam felt his pocket was empty and his wallet had been stolen. By the time we got to Sorrento, around 30 mins later and called the bank in Australia multiple thousands of dollars had been spent, and Sam said he had around $1500.00 in cash in the wallet too.
To say we were upset, ...
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