Hotel Astoria Restaurant
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Hotel Astoria is cheap but not very comfy. Nevertheless it's centrally localized and offers private parking space. No breakfast offered We paid 53 EUR the night for a double room (incl. parking and WiFi)
We choose an audioguided tour through ancient Pompeij. In the end of the day, feet and head hurt from so much information. As usual, many …
Well, it all began today with a nice sleep in. Pickup today was at 9.00am so no hurry. Plan was to go to see the ruins of Pompeii but interest had wained somewhat over the last couple of days because the chill has set in and the wind picked up. Nevertheless, like all brave Romans who conquered the world in harsh conditions we set off with Liberato steering our Mercedes Benz chariot up hill and down dale back in the direction of Naples. I don't know why ...
One more experience to tick off the bucket list! Amazing trip to visit the ruins of ancient Pompeii.
The city was covered by volcanic ash and rock in the Vesuvius eruption of AD79 and discovered again in the 18th century when someone was digging a new canal.
The covering of ash left an almost fully preserved snapshot in time of Roman life in the 1st century. Apart from an absence of nearly all of the roofs, the rest of the buildings ...
... Cave Canem" - "Beware of Dog". I'm pacing the group using the "Book of Steves", and that is number #13 on the tour. And Rick's tour is the short tour.. there are so many streets, houses, niches, too many to see in one day (with three kids). As much as I know this is probably a "once-in-a-lifetime" type of trip, I would gladly come back to this site to explore the rest of city for as long as it took.
... that were engulfed by the pyroclastic cloud was really eerie. I guess volcanoes are a bit of personal interest of mine, considering in my job back home I work with Civil Defence - this could happen to Taranaki! These days we have better warning systems but you never know... Back in 79AD they didnt have a clue!
We had pizza for lunch then looked at some souvineers and jumped back on the bus bound for Sorrento.