Hotel San Paolo
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- Continental Breakfast
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... and Herculaneum were stopped in the tracks when the hot gases and ashes fell from the sky. For the archaeologists who have excavated it centuries later, Pompeii is teaching them volumes about daily Roman life. Pompeii was accidental discovered in 1599 when a farmer was digging a well. Excavation began in1748 and continues today. It is thought that about 2/3 of the site has been excavated.
Pompeii was a middle class city and gives a perfect ...
... a giant church that is famous here in Naples. We went inside and were instantly awed by everything. It did not compare to the Vatican in size but it was amazing in its own right. Not a single inch was blank. There were paintings, mosaics, marble and gold covering everything. The amount of detail that went into everything was incredible. We spent a while exploring and even got to go down under the church alter to see the bones of Saint ...
... the theater, the gladiators area and, fairly hilariously, a brothel, complete with some very rude frescoes. That was great, also saw some of the bodies ofthe people that died there, that was quite sad really.
After that we sat down for lunch, included in the tour, and ate an obscene amount of pasta. Lots of carbs ready for the walk ahead. Got chatting with two Americans and two Canadians at lunch and ...
... Eve mass begins. * Live clams, le vongole veraci for the Vermicelli or Spaghetti alle Vongole that is served as the primo piatto. Pretty good starter if you like clams. *salt cod, il baccalà, served fried, in vapore or baked as the secondo. Not a personal favorite, this dish! *the obligatory Christmas Eel, il capitone. Definitely an acquired taste, it is typically fried and seems to find its way to the Christmas Eve table whether it is eaten ...
Many tourists looking down the crater as we do, few follow a guided tour cicling the whole monster. We add another hike downhills. Some spots have little or no vegetation yet. You see the structure of the lava flows. We meet some mushroom collectors. I collect some Vesuvuis gravel I plan to make art with back home. Heavy stuff - I guess it contains quite some share of iron.
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