Etruscan road in Pompeii. Via di Mercurio. One of the main roads in Pompeii. Once a thriving and sophisticated Roman city, Pompeii was buried in meters of ash and pumice after the catastrophic eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 C.
Ruins of Pompeii, Italy. The city of Pompeii is a partially buried Roman town-city near modern Naples in the Italian region of Campania, in the territory of the comune of Pompei. One of the most memorable places I've ever been.
Angels holding a painting of the Blessed Virgin Mary and Child Jesus. Rome, near Piazza Navona. One of the delights of Rome--strolling down a street or through a piazza and discovering wonderful art in little niches on the wall.