Here stands the Cathedral, which can be visited daily from 7 to noon and 3 to 7, with its fine Venetian Gothic facade and bell tower dating back to 1664.Across the square the splendid Praetor's Palace, formerly the seat of the Venetian Grand The Croatian island of Hvar bills itself as the "sunniest island in the Adriatic." Not only does it have the figures to back up this claim—an annual average of 2,724 hours of sunshine—but it also makes visitors a sporting proposition, offering them a money-back guarantee if there are seven consecutive days of snow (snow has been known to fall here; the last time being February 2012).Italy's vibrant capital lives in the present, but no other city on earth evokes its past so powerfully.For over 2,500 years, emperors, popes, artists, and common citizens have left their mark here. Rich textures and panoramic views surround you with distinguished luxury.Winding along a cliff above a small beach and two harbors, the town is split in two by a narrow ravine formed by a former mountain stream.To the east, dozens of hotels line busy Via Correale along the cliff—many have...Facing the Adriatic sea, the seducing weather and pristine waters have made it a popular destination where on a clear day, wanderers can see the coast of Albania.
Ideal for entertaining friends on your luxury cruise or enjoying a quiet dinner “at home”. You may also make your own bespoke arrangements with the Silver Shore Concierge at least two weeks prior to sailing.
Depart on foot from the pier and walk along the Fondamenta di San Basilio to reach Campo Santa Margherita, lively animated during weekdays by fresh fruit stands and a small fish market in the morning.
Because many visitors to Venice catch only a brief glimpse of what the city has to offer, this excursion features a number of additional sights that reveal what lies behind its glittering façade.
The Sorrentine people are fair-minded and hardworking, bubbling with life and warmth.
The tuff cliff on which the town rests is spread over the bay, absorbing sunlight, while orange and lemon trees waft their perfume in spring.
Every time the city got back on its feet it was struck by a new calamity: plague decimated the population in the Middle Ages, a mile-wide stream of lava from Mt.