Travel Blogs from Palinuro
We headed off at about 9am and drove down the main road south for an hour to the town of Palinuro. Here we waited for a boat to take us out to the caves that this area is renown for. Finally after some delays we headed out at 12:30. We went to three different caves and then ended up at a beach for a swim.
On the way back we tried to get into the blue grotto cave which is the most famous however the sea was too rough and so ...
Today we had a leisurely start to the day and headed to the beach near Castellabate. We found a spot with a nearby car park and headed down to the sandy beach. After an enjoyable swim and a bit too much sun we had lunch at a seaside bar and pizzeria.
after lunch we headed back up to the house and the Sam, Ethan, Ben and Abi had dinner while the ...
... while Nicola explained a bit about the area and coastal region which is all a protected reserve. After motoring up the coast for about 10 minutes we stopped in a small bay and all jumped over the side for a swim. The water was really warm and quite salty. The sea was also very clear with great visibility though not a lot of fish life.
Our next stop was at a nearby island (Isola Licosa) which judging by the number ...
Meandered down to Case del Conte beach for a long swim at the beach followed by a longer lunch. The beach was a white sandy one and the sea really warm - in the high 20's I think. Lunch was a beach side pizzeria. After the long lunch we drove back around the coast to Agropoli and loaded up at the supermarket.
By the time we got home we were all rather hot so jumped in the pool for a cool down before having a BBQ dinner washed down with plenty of Peroni. ...
Wandered into Agropoli for a wander around the shops today followed by heading out to Anna Pizzeria on the seashore. As we were parking the car Tony, Nathalie, Ben and Abi turned up and parked right behind us - great timing.
We went back across the road and had a long leisurely lunch at Anna ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility