Wordtravels

Wordtravels

What to see in Amalfi Coast

Amalfi

The town of Amalfi sits elegantly against a backdrop of steep cliffs and thickets of lemon trees. Terraced buildings climb down to the shoreline, their pastel hues enhancing the fairytale allure of…

read more

Capri

Capri has long been a favoured destination for celebrities and the super-rich. It is believed to be Homer's mythical land of the Sirens, and was home to the Roman Emperor Tiberius, who ruled his empire…

read more

Maiori and Minori

Lacking the glamour and crowds of its more famous neighbours, Maiori is instead famous for having one of the largest beaches on the Amalfi Coast. The beachfront hotels make Maiori ideal for those who…

read more

Positano

Despite the invasion of tourists over the summer months, Positano retains the authentic character that enamoured artists and writers, including Picasso, Escher, and Steinbeck. Pastel-coloured houses…

read more

Ravello

Typical of the picturesque towns along the Amalfi Coast, the small hilltop village of Ravello clings to the coastal foothills and steep rocky cliffs above the town of Amalfi. Houses climb rocky slopes,…

read more

Sorrento

This sophisticated seaside resort is in the heart of the Neapolitan Riviera, on the South West coast of Italy, and is alive with holiday makers over the summer months. Lively bars and restaurants,…

read more

 


Become our Amalfi Coast Travel Expert

We are looking for contributors for our Amalfi Coast travel guide. If you are a local, a regular traveller to Amalfi Coast or a travel professional with time to contribute and answer occasional forum questions, please contact us.