Category Archives: Italy, Pompeii

Naples … what do a friendly mythical giant, a not-so-friendly looking sea-creature and actress Glenn Close have in common? Familiar faces and stunning sculptures at the National Archaeological Museum

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When in Naples a trip to the National Archaeological Museum is an absolute must. Here, some of the greatest treasures excavated from Pompeii and Herculaneum are on public display after being lovingly restored. Below are photos (and accompanying quips that … Continue reading

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Up (down & around) Pompeii … titillation and acoustic magic amongst the great Roman ruins

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If your main reason for going to Naples is to visit Pompeii but you’re on a budget, then buy yourself a Campania Artecard on arrival at Napoli airport. There are several different types of Artecards with various itineraries to get confused over. … Continue reading

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