Villa dei Misteri
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... to try it again, but it's big around here so decided to try it again, was happy I did... chocolate filled croissants, etc... lots of sugar!
We met our tour guide at 9:45, not really a tour guide a guy drove us and 2 other people to Vesuvius, we bought our ticket into the park and then he drove us up to the trail head. I was surprised by how steep it was, not sure why as it is a mountain, but I really don't have lots of experience with that ...
... us and the meter should have started at 3 euros. You better believe that we won't let that happen again!
We booked this tour through viator.com, but the actual tour company is called City Wonders. They have tours in Venice, Rome, Florence, Paris and more. I would recommend this tour company again! Our tour guides, Becky & Luca were great and extremely knowledgeable. Becky gave us the plan for the day - hiking Mount ...
... so I moved back a few seats , it was more breezy and jack point worked. After a great view of Rome's streets from the top of the bus we jumped off at Altarare Della Patria which is a large white monument with horses on top and took a while to walk up the stairs to get a shot . The inside was closed due to some religious purposes so we snuck a brief look inside and around then returned to the bus. We hopped off next near the ...
... of Pompeii (and we are not camping, just needing a park), but we may as well give it a crack since we do not want to be in Pompeii city for too much longer.
You turn a very sharp corner, almost a hairpin and then you drive down this road, filled with lemonade sellers, restaurants,souvenir sellers, tour operators and tour buses and then you see the Camp Zeus sign looming in the background. Its also very funny to see eucalyptus trees next to those ...
... rutted from the wear of wagon and chariot wheels.
The whole of life is here, from a coliseum and sports ground to the large and small amphitheatres, the take away shops, large villas, shops, public and private baths (with very erotic frescos), taverns and a brothel with more erotic frescos).
When the 2000 residents were buried in lava, their bodies eventually decayed but archaeologists injected plaster into the casts that remained behind and some ...