Charming villas for rent in Amalfi coast: Positano
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Positano’s position is unique: stacked vertically on the slopes of the Lattari mountains. Sheltered by mounts Comune, Santa Maria a Castello, Sant’ Angelo dei Pizzi, Paipo, Canocchia and Campo dei Galli, the town has an anviably climate which makes it a perfect seaside resort with excellent facilities and accommodations.
This seaside resort is famous also for its panoramic views and sightseeing across the water towards the islets of Li Galli, known also as the Sirenuse. It was on these three islets, the Gallo Lungo, Castellucco and the Rotonda, that according to legend, the Siren lived immersed in a spectacular landscape.The attraction of Positano is the vast array of beautiful shops and boutiques, lining the narrow lanes and alleyways with their displays of colorful garments. and restaurants around every corner, for going shopping and eating the typical Amalfi Coast’s cuisine and drinking the true limoncello.
Positano is not only an international tourist destination, but an important center for fashion design. Don’t forget to visit the prehistorical caves, the Roman Villas and underwater archaeological remains.
During the summer season, visitors can attend events and traditional fests. The Festa dell’Assunta is one of Positano’s most important religious celebrations and is celebrated from 14th to 15th August. The festival both honors the town’s protector and commemorates the ancient legend of how a ship carrying a Byzantine icon of Virgin Mary was beached in the bay of Positano. Not until the sailors gave the icon to the local inhabitants were they able to set sail once more. In the evening there is the procession of illuminated boats; the day after the festivities continue late into the night and conclude with a magnificent fireworks over the sea.