Sorrento is a beautiful town perched on a cliff high above the sea with views of Vesuvius and the islands in the Bay of Naples . Use this website to help you plan a visit to this elegant southern Italian resort and find your way to the best beaches and some lovely villages and towns along the Sorrentine peninsula that are perhaps less well known to tourists.

About The Editor

Val Culley is a journalist and fluent Italian speaker who has travelled extensively in Italy.

Bergamo in Lombardia and Sorrento in Campania are two of her favourite places and she keeps going back there year after year.

Val started and so that she could pass on travel information and recommendations to others and help them to get the best out of their visits. All advice is given in good faith and based on checked and updated information.

Val also writes about Italy for magazines and newspapers, offering the combination of her high quality writing skills and journalistic experience with a deep knowledge of Italy and understanding of the Italian language. 

For more than 30 years Val worked as a newspaper journalist, sub editor, publications manager and in marketing and public relations.

In addition to travel writing, Val now works as a freelance providing communications services to businesses, charities and the public sector.

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