Positano pearl of Amalfi Coast is one of the most photogenic and colorful cities on the Mediterranean. The vertical houses, dyed sun-kissed colors such as peach, pink and gold, descending to the sea, with terraced its streets and hotels, dressed in wisteria, small restaurants and fashion boutiques - Positano is a magical city that you must visit at least once in their lives.
The city is one of the most stylish not only Amalfi Coast but also throughout Italy. He was the first to import swimsuits from France. Positano fashion itself was born right here in the 60s of last century. Some of the biggest Hollywood stars prefer the town for their summer holidays and escape from reality. The great John Steinbeck wrote in 1953 in an article for Harper's Bazaar:
"In this place there is something magical worth to see with your eyes. What we can see: Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta, a church with beautiful colored dome made of muzayka is the only landmark in Positano.
Come inside and enjoy the interior and works of art found in it. It is one of the most popular churches for weddings and probability during his visit to witness such is very high. Museum Francesco Senesi, neatly placed between fashion boutiques, is home to contemporary art Positano. It is a place where young artists and sculptures to expose their creations.
Positano is the hometown of the famous liqueur Lemon - limoncello. In the city you can see how to do it, try it and take your bottle as a souvenir. Interestingly, it is made from a special variety lemons grown only there are about two times higher than normal lemons. Positano is known for her love of fashion. It is a paradise for fashion icons and international celebrities who shop in luxury boutiques of international fashion brands.
After walking around the city, you can visit nearby destinations: the islands of Capri, Ischia and Paestum, or simply enjoy the hot sun on one of the paradise beaches of Positano: Fornilo or Spiadzhiya Grande. Amalfi Coast, and in particular the towns of Amalfi and Positano are paradises that you should visit to experience the beauty of small pleasures.
Declared a UNESCO World Heritage and a typical example of Mediterranean beauty, Amalfi coast is tempting combination of natural beauty mixed with a dose of intriguing drama. This is where the coastal mountains dive in the Mediterranean cities reminiscent of cards and tranquil forests are home to anyone needing to escape from the city.