In Roman times the area was full of "rustic villas" especially in the flat, so it is supposed to be widely cultivated on the frontline.
The Amalfi Coast is the stretch of coast bell, located south of the Sorrento Peninsula, overlooking the Gulf of Salerno is bordered to the west and east from Positano from Vietri sul Mare. It is a stretch of coastline famous around the world for its natural beauty, home to major tourist sites. It takes its name from the town of Amalfi, the central nucleus of the Coast not only geographically but also historically. The Amalfi Coast is known for its heterogeneity: each of the countries of the Coast has its own character and its traditions.