A walk in Sorrento

Piazza Tasso The starting point can only be the central square of Sorrento, named in honor of the poet Torquato Tasso who was born here. In a corner of the square there is a statue dedicated to him a...

History

Land of colours, mysteries, traditions and legends, Sorrento, since always, charms, amazes and inspires you to return. It may have been the Sirens, according to the Greeks, who living in our sea bequ...

How to Get to Sorrento

Sorrento has a strategic position which allows it to be easily reached either by car, train, bus, or by sea. HOW TO GET TO SORRENTO BY CAR: Travelling by car for approximately 50kms (approx. 31 miles...

Popular Traditions

Popular traditions, the legend of the myth of the Mermaids, the maritime devotion, anecdotes and curiosity, the wooden inlay, as well as poets and musicians of past centuries, still relive in the pen...

Easter Traditions

Whoever visits Sorrento during the Easter period has the chance to see one of the traditions which is most deep-rooted in historical memoirs, repeated year after year: the procession of Maundy Thursd...

Inlaid Wood Work Museum

A NEW MODEL OF MUSEUM FOR THE DECORATIVE ARTS The building that houses the Museo Bottega stands on via S. Nicola and is part of an ancient urban area. Its 18th century structure is typical of a provi...