malfi is the heart of the Amalfi Coast, southeast of Naples. It's between the town of Salerno, a transportation hub, and the resort village of Positano.
Amalfi Coast, Italy.
Amalfi is a charming, peaceful resort town on the scenic Amalfi Coast. It was once one of the four powerful Maritime Republics and has much historic interest. Narrow alleyways wind through the town up the slopes between the sea and mountains. Excellent examples of medieval architecture with Moorish influence include its ninth century cathedral, Duomo di Sant' Andrea and the Cloister of Paradise, Chiostro del Paradiso. Besides history and beauty, the town is noted for its good beaches and bathing establishments, historic resorts and hotels, lemons, and handmade paper.