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Holidays to Amalfi Coast
The Amalfi Coast is a truly delightful stretch of southern Italian coastline. The beauty and importance of the main town, Amalfi, dating back to the sixth century, have led to it being listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The region attracted members of the British aristocracy and upper classes in the 1920s and 30s, and it’s easy to see why people still flock here.This is a diverse region of breathtaking natural landscapes, studded with pretty towns. History buffs will be in their element, with Amalfi’s medieval architecture and churches, cathedrals and Roman sites galore.This part of the world is well-known for producing Limoncello, a liqueur, and the region also a renowned lemon-growing area.