Discovering Positano For The First Time

Mon, 12/27/2021 - 09:18
hotel poseidon

I was warned of the steps in Positano by John Steinbeck. He wrote of their peril in his famous essay named after the town on Italy’s Amalfi Coast. I was reminded of Steinbeck’s caution by Liliana, a third-generation Positano hotelier who I was on my way to visit. “Remember not to take the steps,” she texted as the passenger ferry approached the ancient village, a miracle of alabaster and pastel facades that ascended from the beachfront up the mountain face like architectural ivy.

This is Premium Membership Content

Subscribe today to gain unlimited access to all of our exclusive Italy intel and much more. For less than the cost of a cappuccino per week, you'll have access to invaluable insights and resources that will enhance your Italian experience.

Join now and start exploring Italy like a local!