Mount Vesuvius looms across the bay from Naples, 5.6 mi (9 kms) away from the city. It is the only mainland European volcano to have erupted in the last hundred years although it is currently sleeping. Most famously it erupted in 79 AD, burying ... 

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Inside Mt. Vesuvius

November 2011

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Inside Mt. Vesuvius: To visualize the size and depth, pick a small bump at the top right lip of the crater. That could be a person.

At the mouth of Vesuvius!

November 2011

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At the mouth of Vesuvius!

Main Square Pompeii and Mt Vesuvius

November 2014

This is a photo taken from/of the main social square in Pompeii. You can see the huge crater of Mt Vesuvius in the background, it is a very interesting place with a great view.

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Pompeii Day Trip from Rome

Vesuvius from Pompeii

October 2014

Is Mount Vesuvius erupting again?

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Pompeii Day Trip from Rome

Bay of Naples

October 2014

Bay of Naples from Mt Vesuvius

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Pompeii Day Trip from Rome

Mt Vesuvius!

October 2014

Looking into the crater!

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Mt Vesuvius Tour from Sorrento

On top of Mt Vesuvius

September 2014

On top of Mt Vesuvius

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Pompeii Day Trip from Rome

Dinner

September 2014

This was dinner on the cliffs of Sorrento with Mt. Vesuvius in the background! Just beautiful and included in the upgrade price! Well worth it!

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3-Day Italy Trip: Naples, Pompeii, Sorrento and Capri

Wild flowers on Mt. Vesuvius hike

August 2014

Beautiful view of wild flowers, Naples, and the sea.

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Pompeii Day Trip from Rome

Pompeii Tour - Taking a Break from the Hot, Hot, but ENJOYABLE Day!

August 2014

Me, my daughter and cousin are all smiles as we learn more and more about the city of Pompeii...and this is after climbing Mt. Vesuvius. What a GREAT day it was!!!

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Pompeii Day Trip from Rome

Mt Vesuvius

July 2014

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Atop Mt Vesuvius

Naples

July 2014

A view looking down from the top of Mount Vesuvius

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Pompeii Day Trip from Rome

Pompeii

June 2014

Looking down a street in the ancient town. Mount Vesuvius in the background.

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Pompeii Day Trip from Rome

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