Three favorite summer drinks from Positano

Just a few pictures of refreshing summer drinks from the Amalfi Coast. I start with latte alle mandorle – almond milk. These drinks I really love are all home-made, but there are pastry stores and alimentari (groceries) that sell them in bottles, like this one by Pasticceria Vincenzo Bellavia from Naples. Read More

How to start a day on the Beach in Positano

Yes, it’s as colorful an environment here as you can see in this picture. Positano has several beautiful beaches nestling into little coves. Besides Spiaggia Grande, the Main Beach, probably the first you’ll feast your eyes on, there are others tucked into the little bays to the right and the left.  Read More

Arriving in Capri …

It’s as blue as it looks when you approach Capri … The harbor where the ferries and hydrofoils arrive is called Marina Grande. Here the car ferries – Caremar unload everything Capri needs from the Italian mainland, from foods, plants…to cars. And a lot of guests and locals arrive here as well… Read More

Deep South Fashion

Light pastel colors, shades of turquoise and white lace are the characteristics of southern Italian fashion. Get a first impression of Capri fashion style here: On the one hand, you will find all shades of blue and vivid colors, on the other, lacey froth-like robes are also favorites on the island. Here’s a post to prepare you what you will see in Capri and how to take a bit of Capri home. Read More