Italy · Travel

Day Trip from Rome to Pompeii & Mount Vesuvius

And you thought I was done gushing about our trip… hah! After gallivanting around Rome for two and a half days (get all the details here), our last full day in Italy was spent checking off my oldest bucket list item – visiting Mt. Vesuvius and Pompeii. I learned about the famous eruption 18 years… Continue reading Day Trip from Rome to Pompeii & Mount Vesuvius

Italy · Travel

Blissfully Basque’s Guide to Rome – 2-Day Itinerary & Trip Recap

Missed the tips & reviews I posted? CLICK HERE! DON’T WANT TO READ THE ENTIRE ITINERARY/TRIP RECAP (COMPLETE WITH CUNNINGLY WITTY COMMENTARY)? CLICK HERE FOR A FREE DOWNLOADABLE ITINERARY. Day 0 – Arrival We arrived in Rome at 6:30pm. After walking to the hotel, checking in, and dropping off our bags, we headed off to… Continue reading Blissfully Basque’s Guide to Rome – 2-Day Itinerary & Trip Recap

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Blissfully Basque’s Guide to Rome – Reviews & Tips for the Eternal City

We just got back from our Rome trip and it feels like someone woke me up from the best dream ever. Rome is the most magical city I’ve ever been to (even though I felt slightly stupid using “magical” I found most other adjectives fell short). There was something about being in a city so old,… Continue reading Blissfully Basque’s Guide to Rome – Reviews & Tips for the Eternal City