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- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Airport Transportation
- Minbar in room
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Monday morning in Mattinata was sunny and warm. We enjoyed a nice breakfast at the hotel before packing up and heading out. We left the Adriatic at 10:00am and headed across the country to the Mediterranean and the Amalfi coast south of Naples. The drive took about four hours with the last being a white knuckle drive along narrow winding roads of the coast. Not recommended for the faint of heart. Between the buses and the ...
... hand account of Pliny the Younger on the destruction of Pompeii. See me at the end of the class to get the entire Latin passage to translate." This was my first introduction to Pompeii and its subsequent destruction by Mt. Vesuvius. Here now is my first-hand account of the destruction of Pompeii 50 years after translating Pliny's account.
"It was Tuesday, August 24, 79 AD, and it was a typical sunny day in Pompeii, a bustling city of 20,000 people ...
... area. You could really get a feel for the atmosphere when people would have lived there and enjoyed their open-air home.
We took the train back to Naples and walked to the famous pizza shop called Da Michele. It featured in the movie Eat, Pray, Love. They only sell two types of vegetarian pizza, but apparently it’s really good, because the wait was 2 hours! We decided to just buy some pizza from over the road, and take it to eat on the train.
... was nice to have a swim. Back to Praiano after a couple of hours on the boat, relax then out for dinner. Lovely meal once again. Ken had a seafood antipasto and I had calamari with balsamic cream for entree. Both were yum. These were followed by stuffed squid for Ken and I had ravioli filled with potato and with a lemon, prawn and artichoke sauce. Both were delicious! Today was our last day in Praiano. We'll be so sorry to leave this little piece of heaven. Off to Positano in the ...
... along the cliff face and the on-coming traffic. There was a number of extremely sharp turns that the driver often had to do a 3 point turn to make it around the corner. Makes driving up to the New Zealand ski fields in a camper van like a walk in the park. Mind you we got some of the best views so far as the bus wove around the mountain top literally inches from the cliff edge, definitely not for the faint hearted.
The town of Ravello had the most amazing views ...