We have been on the road since October 9th visiting with family in various parts of
We visited the Province in
Agropoli on first view is not an attractive town but once you climb the hill above the newer section the centro storico provides many charming narrow streets and spectacular views of the town marina,
The flat farmland area north of Agropoli is where mozzarella di buffalo is produced and we experienced this fresh cheese at every opportunity: in pasta dishes, with tomatoes and just plain. The roads are dotted with various producers offering their products and we visited one farm where the water buffalo were grazing and we could watch employees making mozzarella in large vats ready for sale in their on site store.
We had to leave Valerie’s cousins in Agropoli after a week and head back north via the A1 to Roma where her sister and uncle had arrived. We are spending two weeks with them visiting various areas and there will be more on this later…when we can catch our breath.