Le Sirenuse Secret

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Positano is a majestically situated coastal village, terraced into hillsides with luxuriant lemon gardens, and expansive vistas over turquoise waters. But this, perhaps most desirable holiday terminus on the Almafi Coast, is in fact a relatively recent phenomenon. It was John Steinbeck’s essay on the now legendary destination, published in Harper’s Bazaar in 1953, that changed its status from a fishing village in an enclave in the hills to a glam resort town. Steinbeck wrote, “It is a dream place that isn’t quite real when you are there and becomes beckoningly real after you have gone.”

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