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the theater in Pompeii

Pompeii pictures and travel information

A Pompeii visit is easy to do from Naples or Rome. A city frozen in time after the volcanic eruption in AD 79. That year Mount Vesuvius erupted after a series of earthquakes, and Pompeii and the nearby Herculaneum were the victims. Ironically the eruption on August 24th was just …

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series Italy travel and photography

second day in Madrid

I think I didn’t get the occasion to talk about the weather here. Yes, lovely weather – sunny and warm. Incredibly nice! …