Salerno, Campania – wonderful holidays in southern Italy
The city of Salerno in the region of Campania is one of the most impressive and important tourist areas of Italy, located on the south western coast of the country the city offers many historic sites and access to the Mediterranean coast. Holiday rentals in Salerno offer a good option for getting the most out of the city and the beautiful Amalfi coast, this is area is now protected as a World Heritage Site for its amazing countryside.
Salerno holiday homes are found in an area of Italy known for its many historic attractions, the city of Pompeii lies just a few miles to the north. The amazing ruins of Pompeii can be accessed by car or public transport with ease from any Salerno holiday accommodation. The ancient ruins of the city can be explored as they remained under tons of ash for over 1,500 years, with many artifacts in excellent condition being housed in museums in nearby Naples.
Salerno attractions & culinary excellence
The city itself offers a number of attractions for those staying in holiday rentals in Salerno, including the chance to walk and explore the five miles of promenade known as the Lungomere Trieste. Salerno holiday homes also provide a great base for exploring local sites, such as the Teatro Verdi, which features paintings by the artist Gaetano D'Agostino.
Any Salerno holiday accommodation allows a visitor to sample many of the local dishes, such as the speciality dish pasta e fagioli and the many pizzas of the region. A number of excellent restaurants and pizzerias in the city centre can be sampled.