Category: Italy

La dolce Vita – a week in Tuscany, Italy

Italy has always been a special place for me – it was the first European country we visited back in 2012 – this is where I fell in love with Europe and travel in general. I remember being awestruck by the beautiful churches and monuments in Rome, the Renaissance art in the Uffizi and the […]


Exploring the excavations of Pompeii

In the year  79 AD , the city of Pompeii near Naples , Italy ,was buried under almost 60 feet of volcanic ash from the eruption of Mount Vesuvius. Nearly two thousand people died and the city was abandoned and later , forgotten. Around 1700 years later , archaeologists uncovered the buried city , years […]