Forum at Pompeii

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  • Day13

    Solerno, Italy, part 2

    July 28, 2019 in Italy ⋅ ⛅ 29 °C

    Pompeii! Wow, wow, wow! The stories, the original city and, the bodies; incredible. We were there for two hours with our guide. It blows your mind that we're walking the streets of this great city and going into their homes that were destroyed 1,940 years ago.Read more

  • Day2

    Pompeii-City of Terror

    November 6, 2013 in Italy ⋅ ⛅ 59 °F

    We sailed overnight from Civitavecchia to Naples. Our guide Antonio was quite knowledgeable. He lives in Herculaneum, and has apparently done a great deal of study on his own about the events related to the various eruptions of Mt. Vesuvius. It was especially interesting to see a brothel that had recently been excavated. Very graphic direction signs carved into the street pointed the directions to the establishment. There were casts made by the volcanic ash of dogs and people frozen into statues in their last moments of terror. Amphorae were preserved as though they were new. Pompeii is a snapshot of the last moments of a major city experiencing the end of the world. We toured Pompei, visited a cameo factory store, then toured the Amalfi Coast by bus, stopping in Sorrento for lunch and some free time. Then a boat took us to the island of Capri. Of particular note was the Krupp estate, founded by the nineteenth-century German entrepreneur. Again we had no table mates at dinner on the ship.Read more

  • Day17

    Pompeji der Wahnsinn

    August 2, 2020 in Italy ⋅ ☀️ 32 °C

    Wir trafen uns gegen neun und wurden von Diana durch diese tolle Stadt geführt.Die Hitze war schwer zu ertragen aber es war so interessant, dass die 2 Stunden ratzfatz rum waren.Es war ein tolles Erlebnis und jede Minute wert.Noel möchte sich die 2 Stunden Geschichte anrechnen lassen.Mal schauen ob es klappt😂Read more

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