Travel Blogs from Naples
Today we went to Mount Vesuvius and Pompeii. First we looked around the streets of Naples to kill time. Mum told me that we were getting a limo to take us around because the tour we were going to go on was booked out. I was really excited but it turned out to be more of a mini van and nothing like a limo. We got to Mount Vesuvius and climbed to the top. It ...
... at 5:50 PM to go on a tour of the Spanish Quarter of Naples (a favorite of our guide, Joe) and dinner at a restaurant in the city.
The hotel, Palazzo Caracciolo is beautiful, very luxurious. By contrast, the neighborhood looks a little dicey…! My room is lovely. There is a big full-size bed with a thick comforter and lots of pillows. The floor is tile and the ceilings are vaulted. The bathroom is beautiful, with a tub and 2 shower heads. I have ...
... return trip to the ship, but we were ready to quit by then. We'd done a lot of walking and much of it on hilly terrain, so I think the ride back in the air-conditioned van provided us all with a cat nap.
Back on board and time to shower and dress for dinner. We went to the show in the theater after dinner and then closed out the night at the "Howl at the Moon" piano bar. I crashed well before Jan, but she stayed til they finished up.
... don’t trust you either!” - S
“Well I guess we both have trust issues!!!” - D
“Do you know why Vesuvius erupted?” - S
“No, how?” - D
“The Doctor caused it,” - S
“Of course!!” - D
“Cats don’t eat kibble in the wild.” -Audrey
“Haven’t you seen the kibble bushes?!” - S
Daily Miles: 5.43
Stairs: 43 ...
... mozzarella and ricotta, and every vegetable that they grow known to man. There were two different kinds of beans, spinach, broccoli, eggplant, roasted peppers, onions and potatoes. Then came the pastas: gnocchi, ravioli, zucchini with pasta and then came the meats with french fries and salad. For dessert there were fruit and cakes with Limoncello and wine for a very reasonable price. Sent from my iPad Sent from my ...