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      Capodimonte

      Sorrento Yesterday

      I will be in Sorrento second week June .
      I would like to purchase some Capodimonte pieces
      Is there a recommended shop that I can purchase genuine pieces at a good price

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    • travelling

      Positano May 4, 2015 at 2:47 AM

      Hi can anyone help with instructions to get from positano to La Spezia ,chique terra . Any help would be greatly appreciated. Cheers

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    • Public Transport

      Sorrento May 4, 2015 at 1:18 AM

      Staying at St Agnello - would like to visit Positanio - Leics has said that public buses can get packed - will they be packed this week

      Thinking of visiting Capri - don't like small boats so what are the options of taking a large regular ferry boat -and then getting the furnicular to Capri town - are these liable to be full this week

      All answers gratefully received. Many thanx

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      Paestum Ruins

      Paestum May 19, 2015 at 12:05 AM

      Thank you members for your information on transport to Paestum from Salerno. I had a look at the area around the station in Paestum and wonder is it safe for me to walk to the ruins on my own.

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    • Ravello Bus stop to my hotel

      Ravello May 23, 2015 at 1:35 PM

      When I get off the Sitae bus how far is it to my hotel the ll Ducato ll Ravello?

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    • Taxi from Naples port to Airport

      Naples May 22, 2015 at 8:52 AM

      I will be coming back from Ischia to Naples by ferry (beverello port) soon and I need to get to Naples Airport. Is there a taxi stand or are taxis readily available from the port? Also how much shouldn't cost? Thanks

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      B&b in the old town of Sorrento

      Sorrento May 18, 2015 at 3:08 AM

      Hello i am looking for a B&b in the old town of Sorrento not to expensive whiv=ch i know is hard in this part of the world
      somewhere clear and in a good locaton handy for trains,ferrys ect
      Many thanks
      Jeff...

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    • budget hotels in Sorrento

      Sorrento May 9, 2015 at 7:58 AM

      Hi, I'm coming down to Sorrento from Rome for a day or two and am looking for a good place to stay for relatively cheap, and ideally relatively close to the train station. Any ideas?
      thanks,
      Tom

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    • Amalfi coast

      Positano May 5, 2015 at 10:37 PM

      Our family, parents with 3 teenagers, will stay in Positano early July. What is the best way to visit neighbouring Amalfi coast towns? Private boat, ferry, bus?
      Where is the best place for swimming or snorkelling?

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    • 4 days from Rome to Amalfi Italy

      Amalfi May 6, 2015 at 3:34 PM

      I am in Rome Oct 7 at noon and need to be back early afternoon Oct 11th to join another tour, can someone suggest a tour of Pompei, Amalfi, Capri, Sorrento (or suggestions) 3 or 4 day tour of that area? Is Naples safe to tour?

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      Pompeii true or false

      Pompeii May 14, 2015 at 7:49 AM

      Is it true that the preserved remains of a couple embracing was found at Pompeii or is that just the fantasy of movie makers? Thanks , Louise

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    • Rome to Amalfi Italy transportation

      Amalfi May 13, 2015 at 7:36 AM

      I am travelling from Rome to Sorrento and wanted someone to check to make sure the information for our vacation there is accurate. My travel is in October 2015.

      Fiumicino Airport to train station options - You can reach the Railway Central Station with a bus, train or cab from the airport.

      Train - One Way Fare: about €14 Adult, The Leonardo Express Airport Train is a dedicated airport train taking 30 minutes to reach the centre of Rome (Termini Station) with a frequency every 30 minutes. The Leonardo Express is the fastest and most frequent and most comfortable public transport transfer between Fiumicino Airport and Central Rome (Termini Station). The service is a dedicated airport train and runs non stop, every 30 minutes. The capacity and ticketing facilities means no prior booking required, journey time of 30 minutes with trains every 30 minutes, the first departure from Roma Termini is at 5:50 and last at 22:50 and the first departure from the airport is at 6:38 and last at 23:38.

      At Fiumicino Airport the train station is well signposted within the passenger terminals. It’s a 5-10 minute walk. The way is totally undercover using moving walkways, escalators/lifts. There are ticket machines, the official ticket desk and three or four other independent outlets that all sell tickets for the Leonardo Express train. Note: The station has three platforms and other local trains also terminate here. So do check which platform the next Leonardo Express train departs from, even if there is only one train in the station.

      Rome Termini Station - Termini Station as well as being the main railway station for Rome also houses the main local bus station and is the hub where the Metro system radiates out from. It’s also the biggest district of hotel accommodation for all budgets. It’s a very convenient place to stay. The station is like a small city with a large shopping centre, countless restaurants and facilities like left luggage.

      Rome to Sorrento - Rome take the high speed train to Naples cost about $43 Euro. Updated fares and cost at www.trenitalia.com choose "Napoli Centrale" as your destination. No needs to purchase tickets in advance just buy them from the ticket machine the day of travel. Ticket machines have English language options are easy to use.

      Garibaldi / Central Station Naples - Central Station (Stazione Centrale) is the main Naples train station just to the east of the city centre. The Circumvesuviana Trains stop at a physically separate set of platforms to the main train station with their own separate ticket barriers. Circumvesuviana can be crowded in rush hours and when schools and colleges finish (2 p.m.). Best to avoid these times if you have bags. Although you never leave the Central Station building the Circumvesuviana platforms are called Garibaldi Station which can be confusing. Once you get off your train at Central Station you just turn left at the end of the platform and keep going following the signs above.

      Naples to Sorrento - Sorrento can only be reached by taking the private 'Circumvesuviana Line' from Naples. Tickets can only be purchased locally upon arrival. You can buy tickets at the station but note you have to pay cash, no credit cards, unlike the national railways. Circumvesuviana trains depart out of the Piazza Garibaldi station in Naples which is conveniently located in the lower level of the same building as the Naples Centrale Station. Go down to the lower level and catch the local, Circumvesuviana train to Sorrento Cost about 5 euros. Trains between Naples and Sorrento depart once every half hour and take about 55 to 68 minutes in duration.

      Sorrento to Pompeii - Getting to Pompeii and/or Herculaneum is very easy and inexpensive by train from Sorrento... Go to the station and ask for round-trip tickets on the Circumvesuviana: you'll want the Napoli-Sorrento line, trains run frequently (although not 24/7) and the trip will take about 30-40 minutes from either place. You'll want to get off at the POMPEII SCAVI-VILLA DEI MISTERI station (scavi means ruins), which is about 50 yards or so in front of the Porta Marina entrance. The POMPEII stop is for the "modern" city and it's a longer walk, although do-able, to an entrance from there.

      The train station in Pompeii is a short walk from the city center and to the archeological site, this station is very small. The entrance to Pompeii is about 50m away from the station and there's a Tourist Information office further down the street. If you need any maps, it can't get wrong once you get off the train and walk from the station to the center. Pompeii is very small easy to navigate on foot

      Circumvesuviana transport information - A 24 hr ticket at the Circumversuvian counter is available for €6.30 (per person). Remember to validate the ticket. Circumvesuviana trains don't have restrooms.

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    • How can we go to Media World in Salerno?

      by rosaros Online Now Oct 3, 2014 at 9:13 AM

      How can we go to Media World in Salerno?

      I think Media World's adress is Via Roberto Wenner, 16
      We're at Via dei Canali (Ave Gratia Plena Hostel)

      Can someone give advice about that? bus?

      4 Answers Oct 3, 2014 at 1:01 PM
    • How can I go from Rome Fiumicino Airport to Salerno? emergency! :/

      by rosaros Online Now Oct 2, 2014 at 6:43 AM

      How can I go from Rome Fiumicino Airport to Salerno? emergency! :/
      Is there a direct bus on thursdays, and what time? If there is not, how can I go to Salerno from Fiumicino airport?
      Can you help me please, I'm at the airport now.

      9 Answers Oct 2, 2014 at 10:18 AM
    • Getting to Salerno from USA

      by JoeyNigro Online Now Jul 22, 2014 at 11:42 AM

      I hope to travel to Salerno this Fall to study Italian and enrolling in an immersion course. Can anyone suggest the best way to get there? Fly into Naples and take the train to Salerno or fly into Rome and take the train? I live in Cental New York (State)

      8 Answers Jul 27, 2014 at 9:31 AM
    • Train to Salerno

      by jrvalentin Online Now Apr 22, 2014 at 6:45 PM

      I will arrive at Ciampino Airport at 11:20 am from Madrid and will like to buy train tickets to Salerno on line. But not sure how long it will take to get to Roma Termini from Ciampino to be able to buy train ticket on line for the Freccuarissa train. First I don't know if I can buy train tickets from Ciampino to Roma termini on-line. Neither how long it will take from Ciampino Airport to train station. Playing safe I was thinking to buy ticket to depart from Roma Termini to Salerno at 13:45 hrs, non stop, but not sure if is too tight. Next train is at 14:25hrs. Anyone have done this can tell me if is safe to buy tickets at 13:45

      5 Answers Apr 23, 2014 at 7:47 AM
    • My first trip to Italy but not sure what is better -cash, credit card, debit card or traveler check

      by jrvalentin Online Now Apr 17, 2014 at 6:03 PM

      Any recommendation on what is better to bring to Italy. I'm not sure if is better to bring plenty of euro or travelers check. I will like to know what is safer to deal with to pay for goods, transportation and accommodation. Some body told me that American Express have a prepaid debit card. I will be based on Salerno for the first leg of my trip then Rome. Can I use my ATM debit card to get euros? I also read that in some hotels and B&B does not accept credit cards.

      13 Answers Apr 27, 2014 at 6:14 AM
    • Any recommendation about B&B's in Salerno, Naples or Roma

      by jrvalentin Online Now Apr 10, 2014 at 9:46 AM

      I'm planning to be in Roma/Naples and Salerno during the first week of May 2014 vacationing. I'm on a small budget and will like to know if anyone had any experience with the concept of Bed & Breakfast in Italy. Any recommendation will be great. The plan is to spend most of the time in Salerno but will try to venture into the surrounding areas like Pompeii and Amalfi.

      10 Answers May 9, 2014 at 10:47 AM
    • Bus connections also on weekends?

      by Yvonne_from_Germany Online Now Oct 23, 2013 at 6:08 AM

      Hi there,
      I´ll arrive at "Aeroporto Internazionale di Napoli" on saturday the 26th of october at ~13:45 and have to reach "84098 - Faiano Salerno Costa d'Amalfi Airport" the same day. No problems during the week - but there is differing information concerning the bus connection....
      Can pleeeease somebody who knows this route tell me correct departure times and where to change the bus for "Pontecagnano"?

      thanking you in anticipation,
      Yvonne

      12 Answers Oct 25, 2013 at 2:50 PM
    • Planning on traveling from Rome to Salerno July 2014.

      by FrancescaNYC Online Now Oct 9, 2013 at 8:46 AM

      I have been warned by many of my friends and the internet to stay away from Naples and Sorrento due to the high crime rate and pick pocketer's. Does anyone know anything about traveling to Salerno and is it safer? I will be traveling alone and I would prefer not to have to worry about being robbed. Thank you.

      8 Answers Oct 13, 2013 at 12:20 PM
    • Ferry or bus to Positano?

      by jbeebs Online Now Aug 20, 2013 at 6:38 PM

      We will be arriving by cruise ship to Salerno for one day and would like to go to Positano. We could leave Salerno about 8AM and need to be back from Positano by 5:30.
      Would the ferry boat or the buses be a better choice?
      Can you walk from the cruise shop dock to the ferry dock or the bus?
      Thanks so much.

      2 Answers Aug 21, 2013 at 12:24 AM
    • Transport from Salerno train station to Ravello

      by Claflin Online Now Jul 13, 2013 at 1:19 PM

      What's the best and economical transport from Salerno train station to Ravello

      2 Answers Jul 13, 2013 at 3:32 PM
    • Salerno Station to War Cemetery

      by chistinehami Online Now Jul 11, 2013 at 11:14 AM

      Hi, We have recently discovered my great uncle is buried in the war cemetery at Salerno, I understand this is a way out of town. What is the easiest and quickest way from the station. Would we better getting a taxi and any ideas on cost. Sadly our time is limited as we are on a cruise which calls at Naples. So we are traveling down from there. Many Thanks Chris x
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      7 Answers Jul 12, 2013 at 3:04 AM
    • Trains to Salerno from Rom's airport

      by Claflin Online Now Jul 9, 2013 at 6:36 AM

      What is the best way to train from Rome's airport to Salerno

      13 Answers Jul 13, 2013 at 11:30 PM
    • Train fro Rome airport to Salerno

      by Claflin Online Now Jul 9, 2013 at 6:35 AM

      What is the best way to train from Rome's airport to Salerno?

      1 Answer Jul 9, 2013 at 6:50 AM
    • Driving Times

      by jaytony Online Now Jun 2, 2013 at 11:33 AM

      How long is the drive from Salerno to Potenza?

      6 Answers Jun 10, 2013 at 1:01 PM
    • Salerno to Agropoli and Paestum

      by kmq2511 Online Now May 23, 2013 at 1:15 PM

      Hi I would like to take a day trip to Agropoli and then Pasteum the third week of June 2013. My family and I will be based out of Sorrento. What is the most efficient way to get from Salerno to Agropoli and then to Paestum?

      15 Answers Jul 10, 2013 at 9:35 AM
    • Maggione Car Rentals

      by ProfessorB Online Now May 7, 2013 at 7:45 AM

      Has anyone had experience in rental a car from Maggione? Now booked but having second thoughts after reading multiple negative comments on the web. Thanks.

      6 Answers Jul 3, 2013 at 12:48 PM
    • Medical healthcare for infant

      by slawchod Online Now Mar 28, 2012 at 1:53 AM

      Hello again,

      I have one more question. Can you be so kind to give me some advices about health care in Salerno and near are?

      I'm going to travel with my 6 months infant and prior arrival I would like to know, where is the nearest (with good opinion & yours recommendation):
      a) medical healthcare for infant
      b) hospital for infant

      BTW: Do I need to go to the internist with my infant before going to the pediatrics?

      Thank you in advance for your help.

      Cheers!

    • Internet access & priting in the Salerno

      by slawchod Online Now Mar 26, 2012 at 3:04 PM

      Hello,

      I'm going to stay in Salerno from 31th of March. House which I'm going to rent does not have connection to the Internet. Can you tell me where can I find in Salerno the internet cafe? If yest then is it possible to print something there (I'm asking about it because I need to print my return flight ticket).

      BTW: Is there any broad wifi access in Salerno? Is it possible to buy some GSM Internet access for two weeks stay?

      Thank you in advance!

      2 Answers Mar 27, 2012 at 4:25 AM
    • CAR RENTAL IN SALERNO

      by PAOLA1978 Online Now Aug 31, 2011 at 9:22 AM

      HELLO! I'M COMING TO SALERNO VIA HOLLAND AMERICA CRUISE WITH MY HUSBAND AND 4 OTHER FRIENDS AND WE WOULD LIKE TO RENT A CAR TO DRIVE DOWN THE COAST TO AMALFI AND SORRENTO.
      COULD ANYONE PLEASE SUGGEST A CAR RENTAL PLACE? IS THE CRUISE PORT CLOSE TO THE "DOWNTOWN" AREA TO PICK UP THE CAR? OR DOES ANYONE KNOW OF A CAR RENTAL AGENCY THAT WOULD BRING THE CAR TO THE PORT?
      HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO DRIVE TO SORRENTO AND BACK? WE ONLY HAVE 8 HOURS IN TOTAL.
      I RELLY APPRECIATE ANY HELP!!!
      GRACIAS!!

      14 Answers May 7, 2013 at 5:25 PM
    • indian restaurant

      by tusharbent Online Now May 30, 2011 at 6:01 AM

      hi,
      I want to visit Amalfi,salerno in July. plz suggest an indian restaurant in amalfi,positono or salerno, if exists.
      thanx

      3 Answers May 31, 2011 at 5:53 AM
    • Salerno train stations

      by butterman75 Online Now Feb 26, 2011 at 1:50 PM

      When researching train schedules on the Italia Rail site, i see there are 3 stations listed for Salerno: Salerno, Salerno Duomo Via, and Salerno Irno. Is there a map somewhere that shows me exactly where each of these are located? I am going to be staying at the Hotel Plaza. I know there is a station very close to it but does anyone know which one it is?

      Thanks!

      2 Answers Feb 26, 2011 at 2:19 PM
    • idiots guide travelling from naples airport to sorrento

      by 3ems Online Now Dec 3, 2010 at 2:10 PM

      hello, sorry if this has been posted elsewhere! have just booked flights for my parents to Naples, they are heading for the war cemetery in Salerno and we plan to book a hotel there for them. They are seasoned package tourists and happy to go it alone but but only if we have it sorted for them! i'd like some ideas on how they should travel from Naples airport to Salerno,bus,train etc??
      Also,if we were to book them a hotel in Sorrento instead, so they could make a holiday out of it, would they be able to travel to Salerno easily?
      many thanks as any help would be fabulous.
      mandy

      3 Answers Dec 4, 2010 at 1:23 AM
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      Salerno to Minori

      by nalahacjr Online Now May 18, 2010 at 1:00 PM

      Hello to All -

      My wife and I will be coming to the Amalfi Coast in early July with nothing but a couple of backpacks and a tent. We fly into Rome and plan on taking the train from Rome to Salerno, with our final destination being a campsite in Minori. We arrive in Rome at 15.45 and I have looked into trains that leave at 17.30 and arrive in Salerno around 19.30 or 20.00. Now I am looking to find the best way to get from Salerno to Minori... bus, taxi, other? I am thinking bus, but haven't been able to locate anything online and was wondering if you would be so kind to tell me if this is possible and how frequent I can expect there to be buses - as we are arriving in Salerno around 20.00.

      Also, I am not 100% sure we will be able to make the campsite by the time it is closed for the night we arrive, so if you have any suggestions along that route of a cheap place to stay for one night please feel free to share

      Thank you in advance!!
      Ryan

      5 Answers May 19, 2010 at 10:47 PM
    • Train to Rome from Salerno

      by JulieBS Online Now Apr 19, 2010 at 12:59 PM

      I will be staying in Positano and I've heard an alternate way to get to Rome is to take a ferry to Salerno and then a train from there to Rome. Has anyone tried this and is it a good way to go?

      6 Answers Jun 25, 2010 at 9:55 AM
    • Bus from Leonardo da Vinci Airport to Salerno

      by mamaroma Online Now Jul 29, 2009 at 12:42 PM

      Every trip when I arrive in Rome I take a bus,right outside the airport to Salerno.I am arriving on Sunday and would like to know what time the bus leaves the Rome airport.
      Thank you,

      5 Answers May 1, 2013 at 1:55 PM
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      Any news about Salerno's Airport?

      by brandonmarlo Online Now Apr 1, 2009 at 12:46 PM

      Anybody knows when is going to be ready Salerno's airport?

      Any news welcome!

      Thanks!

      3 Answers Apr 1, 2009 at 6:50 PM
    • HELP

      by julenedec Online Now Feb 16, 2009 at 11:26 AM

      Hi,

      I am planning a trip next spring. I would like to visit Rome for a few days and then travel down to Amalfi Coast given my family heritage is from the town of Amalfi. Where is the best location to stay and what is the best mode of travel? Should I rent a car or use other forms of transportation. I also plan to visit Pomepii, Positano etc. Any suggestions would be helpful.

      Thanks, Angela

      1 Answer Feb 16, 2009 at 12:57 PM
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      Specially for the locals (but not only)...questions

      by brandonmarlo Online Now Jan 4, 2009 at 8:20 PM

      OK I was in Salerno and really enjoyed it. I was just 3 days so I didn't move basically out of the center (pedestrian area and old part of town mainly).

      My question are,

      1) How is the rest of the town in direction south, but without leaving the town (Cristoforo Colombo - Leucosia - Clark - Salvador Allende?) It looks like the town continues about 5 kilometres more in the map. What happens 2 - 3 - 5 km from the center?

      2) Does the city change? If it does in which way?

      3) Is there seaside also there, I've seen one after the Piazza della Concordia but didn't know if continued all the way south or what, it was pretty rainy and the sea wasn't calm when I was there (in December). Is there seaside all the way those 5 kms in Summer? How crowded they get? Are there hotels too, which ones?

      I want to know about this especific area, the rest of the city of Salerno SOUTH out of the center, not about what is before, going to Naples, that I already know.

      Thanks a lot!

      Brandon Marlo

      3 Answers Jan 7, 2009 at 12:19 PM
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      Salerno in Winter!

      by brandonmarlo Online Now Nov 18, 2008 at 5:40 PM

      I would like to visit Salerno sometime between Nov-Dec for 3-4 days.

      Just want to hang out a bit there to get away from colder Germany, and basically eat good and walk a bit around (NOT to visit museums, etc at this time) to relax a bit from work.

      My questions are:

      1) How do I get from Naples airport to Salerno?

      2) Which hotels you recomend me to be in a nice area (next to the see?) with many restaurants and safe (not looking for youth hotels) under 100 a night (I've seen that hotels are much less than this in general but just in case I mention it).

      3) any extra comments, things I should know about the place, whatever, are all welcome!

      Thanks!

      Brandonmarlo

      7 Answers Dec 17, 2008 at 4:26 AM
    • Travel from Salerno to Cava deo Tirenni

      by lolamig Online Now May 8, 2008 at 8:51 PM

      Hello;
      I will be vacationing in Praiano this coming September and I would like to visit friends in Cava dei Tirreni. I know there is a bus that goes along the coast to Salerno, but is there a train from Salerno to Cava? My friends live in the old part of cava. I would appreciate any travel tips. Thank you

      1 Answer May 8, 2008 at 10:12 PM