The End of Summer Storm

For weeks and weeks the sun has shone down, baking the beach and the mountainside so that in the evenings it almost seems even hotter as the warmth radiates back out of the baked rock. The humidity has been endlessly high, four or five showers a day and sporadic dips in the soupy sea have not helped for long.

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Where to Stay in Positano

I get A LOT of messages from people asking me where to stay in Positano. Usually they don't give me any idea of their budget or preferences so it is really hard to help, not to mention very time consuming.

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What's the Weather Like in Positano?

…To put it simply: the weather in Positano is changeable. It tends to be humid and cool in the winter, lovely in May, June, September and October and hot in July and August. But you can take that with a grain of salt as it can be very unpredictable:

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It's not all glamour

A list of my most unglamorous moments in Positano, in no particular order:

1.Opening the shop, late one morning, feeling very hungover, in clothes from the night before, shoes kicked off, standing shakily with mop and bucket in my hand, contemplating washing the floor. The door opened and in walked Rod Stewart and Penny Lancaster and a selection of perfect blonde models

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Things to do and where to eat in Positano

Hi Nicki, I am going to be in Positano in May and would appreciate any information you could provide regarding recommendations /suggestions on places to see, excursions, restaurants, etc. If you ever come to Portland, Maine, I'd be happy to do the same.

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Fireflies and Henna - a short story

My arms are wrapped around my friend Edys' waist, while perched on the back of his battered white Vespa we speed around the village.Cutting a path through the hot muggy air, spotted with cool refreshing pockets where the mountainside looms close, we suddenly see lights.

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