Category Archives: Agropoli

Snapshot Saturday: Agropoli & The Pantheon


  A shot of the Pantheon and Agropoli.  It was hard to leave Agropoli, we can’t wait to return again in the future!      


jon's favorite spot

Jon assumed his favorite spot on the balcony overlooking Agropoli before being picked up by his cousin Mafalda.  When Jon’s cousin arrived, we had to search deep to remember our basic Italian, because she spoke very little English.  But she

Feeling the love in Agropoli


The purpose of visiting Agropoli was to see where Jon’s grandfather was born.  Jon also tried getting in touch with a distant cousin in Agropoli, unfortunately without any luck.  Although, we did know where he worked, so we set out

St. Francesco of Assisi

St. Frances

  Agropoli is the home to a old San Francesco of Assisi monastery.  We hiked past the port of Agropoli up high on the cliffs to reach the monastery.  The views on the way there were breathtaking.  The sea changed

Relaxing in Agropoli

Agropoli views

  Sunday in Italy is for relaxing completely.  I know I said it already, but this is by far the most relaxed and happy I have seen Jon the entire trip.  It is so wonderful! We have a beautiful view

We are home….

Overlooking Agropoli

We feel like we have arrived home, no where else on our travels has felt quite this way.  After a full day of travel we have arrived in Agropoli, the birthplace of Jon’s grandfather and past Patella generations. We rented