Hotel Torre Varano

Via Passeggiata Archeologica, 50, Gragnano, Campania, 80054, Italy | Hotel

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Day 13 - The day we truly almost died.

A travel blog entry by custrdcar


"The difference between an adventure and an ordeal is your attitude" - Erin to me while debating whether to rent the boat.

I'll get to our near death experience a little further down. First, I'd like to discuss the subject of much debate on travel forums, which is whether one should visit Cinque Terre or the Amalfi Coast. I had expected to be able to write a post comparing Cinque Terre and Amalfi and identify a clear winner for anyone else who may want to visit. ...

Amalfi Coast: the danger zone

A travel blog entry by shaeshae88


... running out of time so we walked down a stairwell and changed in the dark corners quickly so we wouldn't get caught.

After we had changed we had just enough time to buy an arancini ball which everyone had raved about, and it definitely lived up to its hype! An arancini ball is a rice ball made with white wine risotto, and a gooey mozzarella centre which is then crumbed and deep fried in oil. It was absolutely delicious, possibly the ...

What a Coastline

A travel blog entry by macedonbarringo


... there during the war. We didn't get to stop sadly.

Due to the fact our bus is so big we were shuttled onto 3 mini buses and driven down and along the beautiful and famous Amalfi Coast. It was a little scary for some as very winding and narrow.No rules apply so its first in best dressed.

We drove by some famous towns & hotels including the famous Positano, where exclusive stars like J Lo and Angelino etc have stayed.

Cheese tasting and Pompeii

A travel blog entry by sirensoftheseas


... city. Georgio is an archeologist, and has actually worked in Pompeii, so he was a great guide. It is amazing how big it is, and there is still a lot of it not uncovered. The people living there did not even know that the mountain was a volcano, until it exploded. Georgio said that the poison gas released is what actually killed them. On the way back to the ship, we stopped at a shop where they make cameo jewelry. It ...

Pompeii- The end is here

A travel blog entry by karawilson


... confused German tourists with bandanas, bands of pimply teenagers, educational wizards and us with glazed looks in our eyes with a squint of evil, we continued to explore.
I kept thinking- there has to be more? Then out of nowhere a man with a badge- “true” archaeologist came out of the woodwork and to our rescue. He asked if he could give us a “private” tour for the cost of cigarette. At this point, we were in. I wanted to be crazy because I was a ...


This hotel, located on Via Passeggiata Archeologica, 50, Gragnano, is near Centro Storico, Castello di Arechi, Forum, and Great Theater (Teatro Grande).
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