Sorrento

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Sorrento
Comune
Comune di Sorrento
Sorrento is located in Italy
Sorrento
Sorrento
Location o Sorrento in Italy
Coordinates: 40°37′34″N 14°22′34″E / 40.62611°N 14.37611°E / 40.62611; 14.37611
Kintra Italy
Region Campanie
Province Naples (NA)
Frazioni Casarlano, Cesarano, Marano, Priora, Santa Lucia, Sorrento Capo, Sorrento Marina Grande
Government
 • Mayor Giuseppe Cuomo (syne 2010)
Area
 • Total 9 km2 (3 sq mi)
Elevation 50 m (160 ft)
Population (31 August 2007)
 • Total 16,547
 • Density 1,800/km2 (4,800/sq mi)
Demonym Sorrentini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 80060 an 80067
Diallin code 081
Patron saunt St. Antoninus
Saunt day Februar 14
Website Offeecial wabsteid

Sorrento (Neapolitan: Surriento) is a smaa toun in Campanie, soothren Italy, wi some 16,500 indwallers. It is a popular tourist destination which can be reached easily frae Naples an Pompeii, as it lies at the sooth-eastren end o the Circumvesuviana rail line. The toun owerleuks the Bay o Naples as the key place o the Sorrentine Peninsula, an mony viewpynts allae sicht o Naples itself, Vesuvius an the Isle o Capri.

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Sorrento is twinned wi:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Villes jumelées avec la Ville de Nice" (in French). © 2008-2010 Ville de Nice. Retrieved 2013-06-24. 
  2. "Skiens vennskapsbyer". Skien kommune. Retrieved 2009-01-18.  (Norse)
  3. Delgado, Gilbert L. "The Santa Fe Sister Cities Program". The Official Website of Santa Fe, New Mexico. Retrieved 2013-06-24.