Italy Archives

Day Trips From VeniceBy Erica Brooks

Yes, Venice is a romantic’s dream. But underneath all the mush and the grand displays of love around its historic plazas, Venice is nothing short of a marvel. Read the rest of this entry

day trips from florenceby Peppa Martin

Yea, tho I walk through the valley of Toscana, I fear no bad taste for thine greatest designers art with me. Guide me, oh lord, as I journey on a daytrip the road well-traveled from Florence, on highways marked with signs I cannot read, following like a lamb to slaughter the wanderers before me who likewise imperiled their finances. Read the rest of this entry

day trips from Naples

Temple of Venus

By Chris Millikan

A day trip from Naples, Italy introduces us to one of Europe’s best-preserved archaeological sites. The catastrophic eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 AD entombed Pompeii under six meters of volcanic ash. Entering this sophisticated Roman trading metropolis through ancient Porta Marina, Read the rest of this entry