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Mount Vesuvius by Agate_Pass_Photography

Mount Vesuvius Keeps a very close eye on the Italian city of Pompeii.

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Visiting Pompeii Again, Kind Of

On our last day in Naples we had been planning on visiting the Archaeological Museum, which was great timing as many people had mentioned it was better after visiting Pompeii. 722 more words

Naturalis Historia

The American Coot (Fulica americana) has a connection to the Roman Empire. Pliny the Elder was born in 23 AD and he died on August 25, 79 AD while helping friends escape the eruption of Mount Vesuvius near Pompeii and Herculaneum. 134 more words


Scenic Sorrento

If you follow my blog you’ll know by now that I have a bit of a travel addiction and I especially love to visit Italy.  I’ve blogged about… 1,013 more words

Travel & Adventure

Pompeii (2014)

Directed by: Paul W. S. Anderson (1)

Cast: Kit Harington (2), Emily Browning (3), Carrie-Anne Moss (4), Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje (5), Jessica Lucas (6), Jared Harris (7), Kiefer Sutherland (8), and Sasha Roiz (9) 1,866 more words

Film: More Than Moving Pictures

Easter Break Adventures, Part 3: Naples

Let me start off by saying that if you ever get the chance to visit Naples in Italy, you absolutely HAVE to allot more than a day and a half for it. 1,327 more words

Study Abroad

Pompeii: The Exhibition

The Roman city of Pompeii, on the western coast of Italy, was a thriving port in the first century. The region’s fertile soil made it a leading source of agricultural products, including grains, nuts, and fruits, particularly grapes that were made into wine. 445 more words