The Ruins and the Villain

In the same weekend, I toured the ruins of Pompeii and hiked to the summit of Mt. Vesuvius. I got to experience firsthand the destruction the volcano caused and then faced it head on, peering into its gaping crater. Pompeii was one of the activities I was most looking forward to on this trip. Something … Continue reading The Ruins and the Villain


The Blue Grotto: Capri’s Hidden Treasure

I may have been sick our whole weekend in Sorrento and Capri, but one thing I didn’t miss out on was our excursion into the Blue Grotto, which is famous for only being accessible during peak conditions of low tides and calm seas. We took what was supposed to be a two-hour boat tour around … Continue reading The Blue Grotto: Capri’s Hidden Treasure