Category Archives: Italy

Tarquinia, Italy – a day trip from Rome

Our ship docked at Civitavecchia, the closest port to Rome.  Many on our ship took day trips into Rome but we decided to have a more relaxing adventure and took a bus north to Tarquinia.   Tarquinia was an early Etruscan … Continue reading

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Sorrento and the Ruins of Herculaneum

Our ship docked in Naples.  Since we’ve been to Naples we caught the hydrofoil fast ferry to visit Sorrento. The town of Sorrento is perched high above its small port.  Walking into town culminated in a climb up a thousand … Continue reading

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