Discovering Italy – Sorrento, Capri, Pompeii

Sorrento, Capri, Pompeii

Exploring Sorrento, Capri, and Pompeii with Kids

Sorrento is an ideal base for exploring Pompeii, Capri, and the Amalfi Coast.  Eighteen years had passed since my last visit to this area, and I fondly remembered Sorrento’s spectacular vistas, abundant lemon trees, and charming town square.  I recalled the sheer enormity of the excavated ruins of Pompeii, the ash in my flip flops as I traversed the ancient cobblestones and explored the remaining shells of the buildings.  The return trip was exactly as I remembered and for that I was grateful.  I was so excited to share with my family the wonderful experiences I had stored in a far corner of my memory for far too long.

  • Transportation to points southward from Rome

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