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Ravello

Ravello

Sunday 30th July – Tuesday 1st August (2 nights) Departing Positano, Jamie and I continued the windy drive along the Amalfi Coast heading for the old medieval town of Ravello, perched higher than any other town along this famous stretch of coastal beauty. Now a few key things to note about Ravello! It Is the most beautiful town on the Amalfi coast! Perched up high on the hilltops and not along the beachfront like the other towns, which means 80%…

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An overnight stay in Positano!

An overnight stay in Positano!

July 30th – August 1st Leaving Sorrento after picking up the hire car, Jamie and I began the famous drive along the Amalfi Coast to the glorified village of Positano. Driving the Amalfi Coast was a must-do for Jamie and I, who are big fans of a good roadtrip. Following our adventure along the Great Ocean Road I was keen to ensure we included the renowned drive along the notoriously romantic Amalfi Coast to our itinerary. The charming coastal drive is…

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Capri Island – on a FlashPacker Budget

Capri Island – on a FlashPacker Budget

21st July – 24th July 2017 (3 nights) Oh the dream! I have wanted to visit Capri ever since I can remember. My grandmother (whose grandmother was Italian) constantly reminisces quite vocally of her many times visiting Italy for long summer holidays as she was growing up. When I was invited to attend a wedding in Sorrento, I knew I absolutely had to incorporate a few nights on this little slice of heaven I’d heard so much about, and I…

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Sorrento

Sorrento

Monday 24th – Friday 28th July 2017 Introduction Sorrento is a beautiful city steeped in history, offering the classic Mediterranean summer holiday vibe but not at the expensive of losing its Italian character and charm. Filled with delightful restaurants and high end fashion shops, the town itself is actually perched atop a tall cliff-side providing picturesque views across the whole of the bay of Naples. Sorrento is celebrated for being a colourful dwelling, the city of orange and lemon groves…

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