The island Republic of Malta offers visitors a mix of the ancient world with modern amenities bathed in the warmth of the Mediterranean sun.
Fixer upper: Expansive Italian villa with breathtaking, panoramic views, 1.7 acres, its own cistern and outdoor baths and plenty of wild goats to keep you company. As one who sets out to see every Roman archaeological site possible, I climb where ancient Romans tread…I climb…and […]
So much of the dark wondrous history of Naples lies steps below the modern metropolis, back in time, down to the Catacombs of San Gennaro, (Via Capodimonte 13, Naples) off the beaten path. The paleo-Christian site lies a good 20-30 minute bus ride north of […]
I had long heard about La Villa dei Misteri. For years it had been under restoration and its location at the world’s most famous archaeology site is in a remote corner. This day, however, was different. Restoration complete, the sun was shining and it’s springtime […]
About two hours south of Sorrento lies the best of ancient Greece, truly, in Italy. Paestum is much more than just one of the average archaeological sites which dot the Italian landscape. It’s a sixty-two acre parcel with three of the best preserved ancient Greek […]