Travel Photo of the Moment Positano Italy

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of Positano, Amalfi Coast, Italy and was taken by Allerina & Glen MacLarty

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Creative Commons License Photo credit: Allerina & Glen MacLarty

Positano is popular tourist destination on the Amalfi Coast of Italy. It’s a romantic location built vertically in the face of a cliff. Known for its pastel-colored houses, blooming flowers and spectacular views, it a great seaside vacation destination that is very relaxing. Artists, celebrities and socialites have come to the area for decades to get away. Whether you enjoy shopping, sightseeing or boating, you will enjoy your stay in Positano.

A good place to visit while on your vacation in Positano is Santa Maria Assunta, inside is a rare black Madonna, a painting with the Virgin Mary with dark skin. Tourism is the major industry in Positano. On the coast there are many different shopping opportunities, including custom sandals! The area specializes in clothes made of linen. You can find some of the clothing choices in some of the boutiques.

There are no flights that travel directly to Positano. In order to get there, you have to travel by either bus, ferry or car from another location.