When the sun hangs high and yellow and the little white boats bob in the azure waters off the island of Capri, there’s no better time to escape into a dark cave with dozens of strangers. Sounds absurd but that’s what happens every day as hundred of tourists flock to the romantic island’s Blue Grotto. […]
Sorrento is so fragrant in the spring. Orange blossoms pop on the perfumed air of fragrant jasmine, as wistful wisteria paints a floral canopy over much of the city. To say that spring is my favorite season in Sorrento is an understatement. A stroll through the Chiostro di San Francesco is a quiet respite just […]
The top places for fast food Napoletano are off the beaten path from Sorrento’s main square.
Hidden in the hills of Sorrento is a treasure trove of antiques, lingerie, flip flops and euro bags full of fresh produce off the beaten path. It’s the weekly market hidden above the tourist trodden main street, Corso Italia. Locals with their wheelie shopping carts flock to the outdoor market in the parking lot like […]
Finding a sandy bit of beach in Sorrento is like looking for the Holy Grail. You know it’s there somewhere but it’s hidden to all but a secret society – the locals! And while my adopted city of Sorrento is beautiful from a terrace at sunset, I do realize its weakness is its beaches and […]