AMALFI – Italy’s Gem

Amalfi, tiny and expensive is one of the easier coastal towns to walk around as it rises gently up the hillside from the waterfront rather than clinging vertically to it, like Positano for instance.  Centreville, Amalfi It is hard to believe that this very small town had a glorious history as a maritime republic on … Continue reading AMALFI – Italy’s Gem

The Amalfi Drive

White Houses Clinging to the Rocky Hillside Known as The Amalfi Drive (formally Strada Statale 163) the coast road along the shoreline from Sorrento to Amalfi (and on to Salerno) is one of the most poular drives in Italy.  Originally built by the Romans, it is one of the most photographed coastal routes in the … Continue reading The Amalfi Drive