Looking through our photo archives we came across this 'catch of the day' taken 10 years ago in Marina Grande, Sorrento's fishing harbour. The fishing boat 'S.Maria Carmela Madre' had just come in and local restaurateurs were gathering to buy their supplies. As the Tuna was hoisted up we managed to catch the catch.
Although this is not a regular event it demonstrates the diversity of activities taking place in Sorrento that helps make a visit even more interesting.
The Marina Grande is a pleasant walk down from the main square and offers a range of fish restaurants along the water's edge. In the evening the restaurants are full and the harbour lights provide a beautiful backdrop for a very pleasant experience.
If you want to try and catch one yourself there are fishing tours available.Return to Blog page