Everybody knows the story of Pompeii. However it was quite solemn to visit the ruined city, painstakingly excavated. Pictured here with the volcano that destroyed it, Vesuvius, in the background.Read more "Pompeii"
Viewed from a street in Sorrento, someone has hung lots of fruit and vegetables on their balcony.Read more "Fruit"
No explanation required – I just liked the colour!Read more "Beach huts in Sorrento"
The Sea Cloud is a sailing cruise ship – most unusual. Pictured here docked in Venice, the passengers we spoke to from this ship told us their next port of call was in Croatia.Read more "The Sea Cloud"
This is the “car park” for the Isola di San Giorgio Maggiore, which sits proudly in the harbour of Venice. There doesn’t appear to be much on the islet except for a church.Read more "Isola di San Giorgio Maggiore"
As we sailed out of Venice, these small boats didn’t seem to care that a 70,000 ton ship was heading straight for them!Read more "Leaving Venice"
Sorry, I can’t remember which church this is. I was more taken with the fact that the moon was clearly visible in the sky.Read more "A church in Venice"
I love the toy-town coloured houses along the canal, leading to the lagoon of Venice, taken from the island of Burano.Read more "Burano"
This is a typical view of a Venetian canal.Read more "Venice"
This view of Mount Etna was taken from Taormina.Read more "Mount Etna"