Category Archives: Italy

Rome – Day 3 – Coliseum and Surrounding Area – Walking 6.5 kms

August 2, 2018 Happy Birthday Chris. My feet are killing me, another great day in Rome. The history is absolutely incredible. Today was a visit to the Coliseum, Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum. We had spoken to a couple … Continue reading

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Rome – Day 2 – Walking approx. 8.5 kms

August 1, 2018 We left the hostel at 9:15 and took the Metro to St. Peters Square. We only wanted to go to St. Peters Square and go into the Church. This was going to be a “free” day. After … Continue reading

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Rome – Day 1

July 31 2018 Ralf has been sending emails to various bike shops around the City to find out about packing services or boxes.  We received a couple of responses the price ranged from E50 to E100 for both bikes.  However, … Continue reading

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Pompei to Rome by Train

July 30 2018 Farewell Pompei, we hope you survive the next eruption from your very close temperamental neighbour! We got on the local train to Naples and got off on the wrong station. No problem, get back on the train … Continue reading

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Pompei – Tourist Day – 8 kms Walking

July 29 2018 Another great day being tourists. We walked the short distance from our B&B to the entrance of the Pompei ruins. We spent almost four hours wandering around this very large archaeological site. STREETS IN POMPEI As we … Continue reading

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