28th May 18 - Pompeii and Vesuvius

A day trip to Pompeii and Vesuvius.

Met at the entrance to Pompeii by our guide - Gaetano - who was excellent
These stepping stones in the road were needed as the roads were constantly washed with water. You could tell if a road was one way or two way by the number of stepping stones.
One of the many food outlets
Harry was intrigued by the .....
A bakery. This is where they ground the wheat
Then we drove to the base of Vesuvius. From there it was a long steep trek to the top of the crater.
Lovely views of the Bay of Naples as we climbed.
The crater.