Amalfi coast; beautiful but be prepared to share

It's always interesting to come back somewhere you visited many years ago. We're in Sorrento, where I last stayed in 1995. As I did then, I took a tour along the Amalfi coast, stopping at the three locations most tours encompass - Positano, Amalfi and Ravello. They were as beautiful as I remember, but the … Continue reading Amalfi coast; beautiful but be prepared to share

Costa Rica – a green and pleasant land

Each morning after arriving in port, our effervescent captain greets us with ‘Good morning and welcome to beautiful...’. With the best will in the world, not every port is ‘beautiful’, but this morning it’s hard to take issue. We’re in Puntarenas, Costa Rica, and it’s gorgeous. With warm nights we are sleeping with curtains and … Continue reading Costa Rica – a green and pleasant land