Sorrento is one of the larger towns of the Sorrento Peninsula, with its incredible landscapes, fascinating artists and tourists from all over the world. It is in this city that Torquato Tasso lived part of his youth and various actors, such as Sofia Loren, have made films of international success.
Sorrento has several areas with viewpoints overlooking the sea, several pebble beaches with equipped facilities, a quaint old town with craft shops and restaurants of Neapolitan cuisine, a museum, the Museum Correale, with testimonies of painting and decorative art and archeology Local, several secular churches, such as the complex of the convent of San Francesco with its cloister arches and variery of plants and the Marina with the small fishing village that retains the charm of ancient times.
In addition, from Sorrento easily you reach the islands of Capri and Ischia and the city of Naples, with ferries and hydrofoils depart from the small port, while the trains of Circumvesuviana, you can easily reach the archaeological excavations of Pompeii and Herculaneum.
Positano is the pearl of the charming Amalfi Coast, which extends vertically like a crib set into the rock. The sea can be reached through small alleys in white stone, filled with craft shops and restaurants that offer menus of local and international cuisine, mainly based on fresh fish.
From the sea, you can admire the colors of the town with its white houses decorated by fuchsia bougainvillea flowers, the bright green that colors the Lattari Mountains, and finally, the silver gray beach pebbles. It is a magical and seductive sight that attracts many tourists and artists annually.
Pompeii is one of the most famous archaeological sites in the world, a historical Roman Empire brought to light after the terrible eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD
The city and its inhabitants were covered with mounds of lava and ash from the eruption, and was unearthed after many years of archaeological excavations. The visit to the excavations include: the Amphitheatre, the brothel, the House of the Faun, the Villa of Mysteries, the House of the Great Fountain, the Temple of Jupiter and the Temple of Apollo, and then you can walk the streets of the city of Vesuvius and Castellum Aquae, the Street of Abundance, Via the Forum and the Arch of Caligula.