Luna Rossa Hotel
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Today I am off to tick off a major item on my bucket list visit a real volcano! Every since learning all about Mt Vesuvius and Pompeii in Italian class in primary school I have wanted to visit this town that was covered by a volcano and preserved history so well.
Mt Vesuvius and Pompeii are located towards the south of Naples on the way to Sorrento. Mt Vesuvius is our first stop I get off at the station and hop on board a mini bus that takes us towards ...
... Amalfi Coast - another really beautiful part of Italy. Our destination was Pompeii - more bloody ruins!!!!! We were taken to a cameo factory before going to the ruins. It was interesting to see how cameos are carved from a shell, but I've never really been a fan of cameo's, so went in search of my daily gelato instead! Pompeii was over run with tourists today. We were really surprised by the very tacky souvenirs available here - it was very different to what we'd imagined - ...
... holiday Republic Day so a lot more tourists
New subway being built near hotel and they discovers not just Roman remains underneath but also Greek remains, underneath the Roman remains, so tunnels are 40m below ground (today's levels) and the stations will have museums attached. Because of these finds it is taking a bit no quite a bit longer to build the subway.
Facade of church ...
... a large cage that stored an inventory of pots and other items that had been excavated from the site AND about 4 body moulds, including a dog! Needless to say we left satisfied with our efforts. Back at the hostel that night we discussed our experience of Pompeii with the room mates only to discover, in true Michaela and Kathryn style, that we had actually not found the main display and had missed 13 of the most famous body moulds.... Michaela and Kathryn go to Pompeii. Miss ...
... went out and had lots of fun!!! Not gonna lie, it's pretty fun to go to the bar and order drinks.
On Friday I went shopping with my friend Kayla and bought a skirt from an adorable store called "From Rome with Love". That night we went out to dinner and I got a delicious lasagna at an adorable restaurant in my neighborhood. Perfection.
The real reason I wanted to write is because of our awesome weekend though! We took an overnight excursion to the Campania region of ...