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Gallery: Naples and Vesuvius

Sunday, 17 Dec 2006 | Photo Gallery

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Naples and Vesuvius

Thursday, 14 Dec 2006 | Views [1436] | Comments [1]

It doesn't sound good for Naples - the descriptions are 'dirty' and 'crime ridden'.  Well dirty it definitely is, full of scooters pumping out fumes, rubbish on the streets and grubby grey scenery.  But it has such a vibe, it's bursting with life and ... Read more >

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Gallery: Amalfi coast

Wednesday, 13 Dec 2006 | Photo Gallery

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Sorrento, Capri and the Amalfi coast

Tuesday, 12 Dec 2006 | Views [2412]

It was another spur of the moment things for picking Sorrento - i have no guide book, and i really hadn't had much Internet access.  I'd picked a converted monastery for my digs - good reviews and i could actually afford it.  This is an expensive town.... Read more >

Gallery: Capri

Monday, 11 Dec 2006 | Photo Gallery

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Gallery: Sorrento

Sunday, 10 Dec 2006 | Photo Gallery

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Gallery: Pompei

Saturday, 9 Dec 2006 | Photo Gallery

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Salerno and Pompei

Friday, 8 Dec 2006 | Views [1770]

It was another hour of driving around to find the car hire company and then get myself a train.  I knew i was going to Paulo and from there to Palermo in Sicily.  I know this as i had decided it 3 nights before.  Upon arriving at Paulo i discover that ... Read more >

Gallery: Salerno

Friday, 8 Dec 2006 | Photo Gallery

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Cosenza and Cotronei

Thursday, 7 Dec 2006 | Views [1561]

When i finally arrive i realise i was right in that i picked a large town (i was hoping for a car hire company).  This place is huge! and dark and deserted and seemingly in the middle of no-where.  i do get a taxi driver who rips me off (the second one ... Read more >

Ferry to Igoumenitsa and then Bari, Bari to Cosenza

Wednesday, 6 Dec 2006 | Views [2337]

Its a fairly quick and easy journey to Igoumenitsa on the Greek mainland, but the info i have been given is false again :(  The only ferry tonight is it Bari in Italy, leaving about midnight and arriving at 09.30.  So i take the ferry classed as a student ... Read more >

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