From sunset spots to siren calls – my pick of the top things to see, do and eat in the charming town of Sorrento, overlooking the Bay of Naples in Italy.

From sunset spots to siren calls – my pick of the top things to see, do and eat in the charming town of Sorrento, overlooking the Bay of Naples in Italy.

VisitGarda is the official website for the promotion of tourism of Lake Garda. Find your favourite accommodation in one of the 500 hotels, apartments, holiday farms and camp sites, or book directly one of our unbeatable holiday packages

VisitGarda is the official website for the promotion of tourism of Lake Garda. Find your favourite accommodation in one of the 500 hotels, apartments, holiday farms and camp sites, or book directly one of our unbeatable holiday packages

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Rocking on the Acqua alta by Chris Chabot - Venice  www.foreveryminute.com  Luxury Silk Lounge and Sleepwear

Rocking on the Acqua alta by Chris Chabot - Venice www.foreveryminute.com Luxury Silk Lounge and Sleepwear

If you happen to be there on July 2nd–which out of sheer serendipity, I did–you will find the townspeople apologetic for closing down some of the tourist sites and attractions. No matter, because you have in store for you a far better attraction: the Feast of the Madonna della Bruna. She is the patron saint of Matera, and the town goes all out to celebrate her for one day each year. The celebration is one of the more unusual and fantastical that I have experienced.

If you happen to be there on July 2nd–which out of sheer serendipity, I did–you will find the townspeople apologetic for closing down some of the tourist sites and attractions. No matter, because you have in store for you a far better attraction: the Feast of the Madonna della Bruna. She is the patron saint of Matera, and the town goes all out to celebrate her for one day each year. The celebration is one of the more unusual and fantastical that I have experienced.

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