Herculaneum? Just as awesome as Pompeii.. maybe even a bit more awesome…

Ercolano What a gloriously sunny and hot day to venture to Herculaneum.  We decided to see Herculaneum instead of Pompeii.  Why?  Well, while Pompeii is synonymous with Italy and Mount Vesuvius, Herculaneum, I had never heard of until Whitney told me about it.  Originally our plans were to go to Vesuvius and then Herculaneum.  It […]

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Meta

Meta   Not quite Naples, not quite Sorento, but in between.  How amazing that we could stay on both the coasts of Italy and experience such a difference in coastlines. We drove from Matera, what a drive.  OMG.  I tell you, driving in a different country has given me perspective on just trying to stay in […]

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Onward Matera

Matera! What can I say again about this beautiful, old and ancient city?  Well, that we did not get to spend as much time there as we wanted, so for sure back on our list of where to head back someday soon.  Whitney and I had one full day, the day we arrived to see […]

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