At the Roman forum! The first picture is the Temple of Vesta.
At the Colosseum!
All the noms you can nom in Italy! Pasta, grattachecca and gelato!
Our magnificent day at the Vatican! 1. View of St Peter’s Basilica from across the Tiber river. 2. Entering the Vatican Museums! 3. St Peter’s Basilica exterior. 4. The interior and the 7 story alter piece. 5. St Peter’s Square, packed with people. 6. Me and Tim in the square. 7. Pope Francis in the … Continue reading Vatican City
The Pantheon in Rome
On Mount Vesuvius, the volcano that erupted 2000 years ago burying Pompeii and its citizens alive.
Pompeii! 1. The forum, the center of daily life. 2. A few bodies such as this one were preserved under the ash that suffocated these individuals to death. You can infer from their postures and facial expressions that they were terrified. 3. Tim and I in front of the city. 4. Street in Pompeii, showing … Continue reading Pompeii, Italy
Delicious Food in Naples
So many delicious treats in Naples! 1. Sfogliatella riccia style. 2. Sfogliatella frolla style. 3. Pizza! 4. Baba
National Archaeology Museum in Naples, Italy
Some of the mosaics on display at the National Archaeology Museum in Naples from the Pompeii excavations.
Duomo in Florence, Italy
Duomo in Florence with its grand dome- the first of its kind since the time of ancient Rome!