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- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... for authentic Naples pizza, which was awesome, before heading to Pompei. At Pompei, we had a local guide waiting for us and he was great. The history of Pompei and the preservation of the city is incredible. I was taken by how big this city was and how much of it has been recovered and restored. The roads and structures are still there. Even frescos and mosaics remain intact in homes. In ...
... by his side. We saw a few of the body casts, but the ones we saw at the Boston Museum of Science years ago were better. I watched a few documentaries about Pompeii before our trip and got a slightly different view of things to look for in ancient, erotic Pompeii. Only portions of Pompeii have been excavated, but I was stuck by it's vastness and how well it's preserved. We walked on original streets, saw fountains, lead pipes, amphitheaters, ...
... on the wall. One side of the door had the name of the family living there the other side was the name of the political candidate they supported. Next we went into the building. This place was amazing. the walls still had vivid coloured fresco's on the walls, these are so well preserved because the ash and pumice kept the environment and moisture away keeping them well preserved. It still had stairs, the little temple inside, the floor tiles ...
... cold food stuffs would’ve been kept in containers with food being served on marble counters, similar to our modern take away.
Large wealthy homes were also preserved and we were so pleased we were able to explore The House of Menander, which was almost as big as one city block. In addition to the house itself, there was a bath complex, colonnade surrounding a lush courtyard, expansive servants' quarters and a stable yard. Beautiful ...
... know the craziness, the risk taking and the breathtaking moments! Mamma Rosa seems great, only 2 rooms in the B&B and apart from the 227 stairs I am sure it will be fantastic. Angelo and his Dad carried our luggage and they were the ones not gasping!! Angelo had done the stairs 8 times that day - they are virtually vertical and make Summerhill Drive look like a flat street. Pete is tossing ...