Planning a visit to Pompeii but not sure what to see? You're in luck for two reasons. First, there is a ton to see in Pompeii. The city was "flash-frozen" by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius with almost no warning. That makes it arguably the best-preserved archeological site of its size on Earth. The second reason you are in luck is that we ask our local guides to create this … [Read more...] about Top 15 things to see at Pompeii
Day Trips from Rome
There’s a lot to see in the Eternal City of Rome, but a few days in the surrounding regions can truly take your Rome trip into an adventure to remember. From Pompeii and Sorrento to the Pope’s Summer Home, we’ve put together a list of our most popular day trips from Rome, so you can plan a vacation that’s sure to be different than the rest. Visit Umbria: Orvieto, Civita … [Read more...] about Best Day Trips from Rome
Once in Rome, you might want to boost your trip a little bit by adding a visit to the Amalfi Coast. This Italian pearl is definitely worth a visit and it isn’t even that far from the Eternal City. Then, let’s see which options you have to reach Amalfi and what to see once you are there! Transportation Options There a few different ways to get to the Amalfi coast. … [Read more...] about How to Travel from Rome to the Amalfi Coast
Planning a trip to Italy and want to add Pompeii as a stop? Good choice - it is one of the largest and best-preserved archeological sites on Earth. You literally walk around a beautifully preserved ancient Roman city. This is why 2.5+ million people visit it annually, but where is Pompeii and how do you visit it? Don't worry, we'll explain everything. What … [Read more...] about Visiting Pompeii: Tickets, Hours, Tours, and More!
As rich in culture and history as Rome is, sometimes a day trip out of Italy’s capital city is just what you need. If you’re staying in the heart of the city and after several days fatigue is settling in, there’s good news. A day trip from Rome is an easy train trip away. There’s a plethora of quaint and green places begging for exploration from Rome. Castel Gandolfo is … [Read more...] about A Day Trip from Rome – Castel Gandolfo