Amalfi Coast in September. There is no better time to discover the wonders of this paradise while avoiding over-tourism during the hot months. Along 50 kilometers of hairpin bends overlooking the sea – you may not even find the usual traffic – there are an endless number of villages and towns: Amalfi, Ravello, Positano, Sorrento, as well as Cetara, Maiori and Minori, incredible, spiritual places what he doesn’t talk about Path of the Gods?) that deserve to be seen at least once in a lifetime. Here are three addresses for an unforgettable vacation.
Stay at Casa Angelina, a “house” stopped in time in Praiano.
Simplicity and elegance. Casa Angelina, named after the mother of its founder (Sorrento-based entrepreneur Antonino Cappiello), is a boutique hotel a few steps from Praiano, a fishing village on the Amalfi Coast, halfway between Positano and Amalfi. Seems hovered over the sea, but also in time. In fact, the location is enviable, a piece of paradise overlooking the rock, in absolute silence, far from chaos. A sense of peace and tranquility permeates every corner, from the living room to the entrance, very white, the perfect canvas as a backdrop for works of contemporary art coming from all over the world, who dot the structure, but also to highlight the fresh and minimalist designer furnishings with a refined touch of Italian elegance, right down to the rooms (37 suites in total), also bathed in white and shades of blue. , which reflect the various nuances of the sea. On every corner you can admire the glass works of the Cuban sculptor. Alfredo Sosabravoworks by Lebanese artist Gina Natale and the impressionistic inspiration of the Argentine artist. Patricia Valencia Castrens and colorful enameled bronze frogs Tim Cotterill. Beauty is not only in the art, just admire the view from every sea-facing balcony, from the large windows that frame the landscape and along the slope leading to the sea for a new sight every day.
At Casa Angelina it is member of The Leading Hotels of the World and received an award Forbes Travel Guide 5-star rating for 2023. This is not at all surprising, as this romantic hideaway, rooted in grounds so intimate, has a warm and informal atmosphere that makes you feel right at home. In the morning, breakfast is incredible: there is no shortage of buffalo mozzarella, local sausages, freshly cooked eggs and pasta scrambled eggs. Desserts, from local sfogliatelle to classic scones, compete with savory options including Parmesan. It’s a Southern touch that can be enjoyed with a steaming cup of coffee or a freshly squeezed detox juice. The kitchen houses a gourmet restaurant. Airplane in the beautiful sky (chef Leopoldo Elefante), spa with products Augustin Bader with the latest generation fitness center and TechnoGym equipment.