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... Lello stopped us an pointed out a small block of stone that was sticking out from the curb into the street. Since this particular street was situated on a hill to allow the waste water to flow more easily to the edge of town, the residents needed some way to secure their chariots when they parked on this street. So they invented the world’s first parking brake! By parking their chariot using the block to secure the wheel they could be sure it wouldn’t ...
... twice its height and width before the eruption of 79 AD. This gave us an idea of how much debris actually fell onto Pompeii. An incredible morning, albeit in 30 C heat with very little shade, but well worth it. These images will stay with me for a long time.
The rest of the day was spent recovering from the extreme heat, packing and picking up a few more gifts. Tomorrow, our last day here, will be spent on a day tour of Amalfi and Positano, by ...
... he was on the cliff side of the bus and was thankful we survived! Of course many people ride this route daily and yes they survive. But this is an adventure in itself. The bus drivers rule the road and if a horn was only good for say 1000 honks, they would use them up on their first trip on the Amalfi Coast. One would be crazy to own a car and drive this route. The buses do not care what or who they hit, side-swipe or run over. Mike and I joked that if we lived here and were to own ...
... right now. After saying our goodbyes, we all showered and got ready for dinner. We will not have any crew, but the three of us, until we get to Ischia, in a couple of days. This is a very big boat, with just two crew: Jacques and Marina. The have done this before, and are not concerned in the slightest. Me? I am worried -- but they are confident. I can do all the fenders, and help with throwing the lines, but that is it. Hoisting a sail -- no way.... Anyhow, our ...
... ride to Isle di Capri. The island is basically a large mountain with the villages built into the side of it. We travelled by Funicular-tram car to the main town centre. From there we took a tiny bus along narrower streets (only fit one car at a time and are all two way) to Grotto Azzurra (Blue Cave). Some of us braved the choppy waters and jumped on a row boat and were lead through a narrow entrance into the cave. The colour is from ...