POMPEII

Most people know about the tragedy that was Pompeii so it would be presumptuous of me to write a post on its history.  I will, therefore, content myself with posting some images I took when I was there in June last when I struggled in the heatwave and the crowds that had disembarked from the … Continue reading POMPEII

Sorrento – Pearl of the Neapolitan Coast

Many years ago I visited Sorrento but wasn’t sure what to make of it.  I returned again this year and I am still not sure what it is that makes it tick, but tick it certainly does.  Sorrento has been a popular tourist destination for almost two centuries, having been an essential stop on the … Continue reading Sorrento – Pearl of the Neapolitan Coast