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... entertainment. That was fun. On our second day we went to a town with heaps of historic facts behind it, Pompeii. Pompeii is a small town that sits right under an old volcano called Vesuvius. This volcano erupted on the 24th of August 79 AD. Believe it or not we were actually at Pompeii on the 24th of August, which was to the day exactly 1935 years later. Pompeii was ...
... running to get our connecting bus and not quite sure where we'd be getting off.
First stop was Medina. A small medieval walled town on top of a hill in the center of the Island. A bit like Lucca, Italy with the exception of sunshine rather than rain and houses in the place of shops. Medina was a maze of small, narrow streets flanked by two storey mustard coloured limestone houses. The city wall has been amazingly preserved, same goes for ...
My first impressions of it were 'Wow, this is quite the tourist area'. There were travelers in shorts as far as the eye could see, despite the cold wind.Small, touristy shops littered the town, along with icecream stalls, clothing shops and coffee shops. Everything was a pale shade of sand, which contrasted nicely with the blue sea.
I ate a really nice fudge cake there which out-chocolated even ME. ...
... colored flours. The air was pleasantly warm, although most shops were closed so getting something to drink was pretty difficult.
What are the people like?
I have to be honest - the skin tone just does it for me on the men. Yes, I feel it is important to add this. Who knows, maybe I won't come home single :P Everyone is very social and friendly, and I've chatted with one or two ...
... the Gozo marathon tonight with Pheebs, be great to put all that walking and running into practice!
Weather wise the afternoons and hot and the sun is intense, but the evenings are windy and dull and a storm is on its way. Hopefully getting it all out of its system before the warmer spring.
As well as finding new material, I'm finishing my workshop ...