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Private Day Trip from Rome to Amalfi Coast and Ruins of Pompeii
"Your day trip will begin about 7:30am where your driver will pick you up directly from your hotel; you'll then head south towards the Campania region. Within 3 hours you'll reach the Pompeii ruins where you'll meet up with your licensed tour guide (if re you'll continue to either Sorrento Positano or Amalfi enjoying the fantastic panorama of the scenic landscape of these towns. Whichever village you choose you'll be stopping for lunch at a recommended restaurant where your driver will also give you some information and suggestions about what to do about the town.If you choose Amalfi the driver will give you time to walk around the city and admire the Mediterranean architecture. Relax in one of the cafés with some limoncello
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Private Tour: Day Trip Excursion to Herculaneum Mt Vesuvius and Pompeii
"Depart from your hotel or cruise ship to take a tour to the ancient town of Pompeii and Herculaneum.  By choosing the option without the presence of a licensed guide You will have your first stop at the Pompeii or Herculaneum ruins entrance. You will buy the ticket and will get inside the ruins and will enjoy them your own  after that you will be lead by the driver at the entrance of the second archaeological site (Pompeii or Herculaneum) and will be staying there a couple of hours to visit it later on you will continue your excursion heading to the top of Mount Vesuvius and after having bought
From EUR44.00
 
Pompei Highlights - Enjoy Everyday Life in Roman Time
"Pompei city buried by the eruption of the Mount Vesuvius has lived two times. Its first life started around the VII century B.C and ended in 79 A.D. and the second started in XVI century when the city was rediscovered. From that moment its modern inhabitants ha curios and fascinated to explore the city enjoying streets houses and all its exceptional heritage. Pompei shows to tourists the daily life of the Romans.The city was excavated in 1748 and there is nothing like this ancient city frozen in time by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius to demonstrate how people lived 2000 years ago during the Roman age. There are so many stories and points of view to describe its power and magic. We will visit some houses usually closed without a previous reservation. We will visit streets bakeries
From EUR160.00

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Victims

Over the cobbled streets, the buildings, the forum, and even vesuvius itself, the first thing most people think of is the dead bodies. Everywhere in Pompeii there are the plaster casts of the bodies...
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Villas and Houses

When we came to this home, I pictured it belonging to a family who enjoyed the finer things in life. I think it would have provided a comfortable life style in 79 AD! Homes of the rich and...
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Streets

One of the sights I remembered from an earlier visit to Pompeii 40 years ago were the step stones used for crossing over busy streets (pictured). They are still there, of course! Wheeled vehicles...
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The Entrance

The official Entrance and where the ticket booth for admission to the Ruins of Pompeii is located along Porto Marina in the Piazza Porta Marina Area of which you can buy your tickets for the daily...
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Ruins and history

Famous at the global level, the excavations of Pompeii is the only archaeological site in the world, along with that of Herculaneum, capable of returning visitors a Roman town, whose life has remained...
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Frescos

It's almost impossible to believe that wall frescoes survived the burial of ash and lava at the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius, but they did and are there for you to see for yourself! Just as some enjoy...
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Pompeians activites

While wandering around Pompei we came across some pottery and other things found or moulded over the years... I have heard that some of these things aren't the 'real thing' but cement (?) replicas...
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Vesuvio

When in Naples and Pompeii you will be able to watch the Vesuvius (unfortunately only from apart). Mount Vesuvius is a stratovolcano in the Gulf of Naples, about 9 kilometres (5.6 mi) east of Naples...
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Temples

It seems the Goddess of Luck, otherwise known as, Fortuna Augusta didn't quite do her job where Pompeii was concerned. Maybe she was sleeping when the eruption of Vesuvius occurred. Fortuna Augusta...
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Theaters

Having experienced the Ruins of Pompei, I have learned a lot about the devastation that occurred that was caused by the volcanic eruption. A very sad scene, but yet this ancient city has been well...
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Always Ask If You May Take a Photograph

I learned quite quickly while touring Europe that it is always wise to ask before you snap a photograph! Some people do not want his/her photo taken under any circumstances.The Photo on this page is...
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Apr 01, 2007

Visit All the Towns Along the Amalfi Coast

When driving the Amalfi Coast, try to stop at each village & town because each has its own personality. Even if you are taking the bus, it stops at almost all the towns. You can get back on the...
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Apr 01, 2007

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Top Hotels in Campania

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Piazza Giustino Fortunato, 8, Naples, 80100, Italy
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Via Roma 99, Pompeii, Campania, 80045, Italy
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Via Fuorimura 7, Piazza Tasso, Sorrento, Campania, 80067, Italy
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Via Occhio Marino 8, Capri, 80073, Italy
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Via Rampa Teglia, 4, Positano, Amalfi Coast, 84017, Italy
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9 SS Amalfitana, Amalfi, Amalfi Coast, 84011, Italy
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Top Things to Do in Campania

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Day Trip to Capri

part two of my tips with more pictures Sorrento, Together with Naples, is the main stepping point for a day tour or two of the fabulous Island of Capri, termed the Luxe Resort Island and the...
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Human Remains

beside the various artifacts unearthed around Pompeii that are displayed at the restored Forum Granary, you would also see the plastered remains of the humans and animals that perished in the famous...
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Basilica di Santa Chiara

Church of Santa Chiara or Saint Clare was founded in 1310 by King of Naples Robert I known as Wise and his Queen Sancha of Majorca. Its length is 110.5 meters and it is 33 meters wide. Kin Robert...
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Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta - Church

Few people know that the church is built upon a magnificent seaside Roman villa with beautiful fresco walls. The villa extends under the town center. The painted walls are well preserved some more...
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Grotto Azzurra - Blue Grotto

The Blue Grotto (Grotta Azzura) is one of the most popular attractions in Capri, located along Northwestern part of Capri in Ana Capri and beside the Bagni Di Gradola (a beach) of which this famous...
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Duomo Sant'Andrea - Basilica del Crocifisso

This is one of the historic site that visitors can't miss, once you enter the village to the main square, the first huge building you'll see is the Cathedral. And this is also one of the most...
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"Campania has so much to offer!"
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"From Positano to Salerno: The Amalfi Coast"
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"Campania and The Amalfi Coast"
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"A land of art and history"
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"Napoli, Amalfi coast, Sorrento Peninsula..."
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