The Amalfitan Coast

The Amalfitan Coast conserves its fascination thanks to its splendid relationship between the beauty of the territory and the historical- cultural patrimony. Every small village that studs the Divine Coast expresses with their characteristic monuments its glorious past, like Amalfi, one of the most ancient and powerful Maritime Republics and prosperous for the traffic in the Mediterranean Sea particularly in the X and XI century. The territory is strongly steep and in some places the mountains fall into the sea with strong slopes, cliffs and steep rocks, like at some places near Positano and Vietri sul Mare, zones where the nature is almost completly uncontaminated. The area of the Amalfitan coast is characterized by a typical production, offen coming from ancient arts and trades of the inhabitants of the place. Between the most characteristic products we refer to the precious hand-paper of Amalfi, the ceramics of Vietri sul Mare, The area of the Amalfitan coast is characterized by a typical production, offen coming from ancient arts and trades of the inhabitants of the place. Between the most characteristic products we refer to the precious hand-paper of Amalfi, the ceramics of Vietri sul Mare.The agricultural territory is characterized by the singularity of the pergola and the terracing cultivated with lemons. The vegetation changes in function of the exposure and the altitude. Also the gastronomic products are delicious: the limons, the "Sfusato Amalfitano", the traditional liqueur of limons: The "Limoncello", and also the delightful "delizia al limone". To discover Amalfi Coast, is not difficult, you have to travel here, now, come with us to see what you are loosing... until now!

 

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