Ma took her 9th Rick Steves' tour, this time to South Italy, from May 13 to May 26, 2012.
Awesome guide
Heidi
"Ilaria, you were our local guide 6 years ago!
Capitoline Museum
Fontana delle Tartarughe, in Piazza Mattei, Rome
Rome's Jewish Ghetto Walk
View of Forum from Capitoline Museum
Hadrian's Villa in Tivoli
Unusually Rough Water in Vieste
Instead of boat ride, we visited early Christian cemetary.
Pasta-Maiking Demo
Stairs, stairs, stairs
Cold Evening in Vieste
Trulli Houses in Alberobello
Wine & Cheese Tasting for Lunch
Pre-historic Sassi settlement in Matera
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Pool at the Hotel
This was Ma's only "Blue Grotto"
experience.
Sassi Home
Cave Church
Tour of Organic Water Buffalo Farm in Paestum
Fresh Buffalo Mozzarella
Waiting for Turns to Be Milked by Machine
Paestum's Ancient Greek Temples
"Tomb of the Diver" at National Museum of Paestum
Bus Driver Julio
Bus Ride to Positano on Amalfi Coast
Positano -- Bursting with Colors
View from Hotel Room
Free Day
Inside Ravello's Duomo
Gardens of Villa Cimbrone
Visited Ravello on Our Free Day
Igor Mitraj's Exhibit for Ravello's Festival
Public Bus Back to Positano
Boat Ride Canceled Again
Morning Walk Before Leaving Positano
Bye, Doggie!
Local Guide Gaetano at Pompeii
Gelato Demo in Sorrento
Scenic Restaurant in Sorrento
Another Free Day
Ma threw up all night but going to Capri...
Boat arrived at Capri without cruising around the coast...
Protesting Prime Minister's Policy in Naples
Axel Munthe Garden at Villa San Michele, Anacapri
View of Capri Harbor from Villa San Michele
Narrow Streets of
Naples
Piazza del Plebiscito
Santa Chiara Cloister
Chiesa del Gesu Nuovo
National Archaeological Museum
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"Farnese Bull"
"Ptolemy Apion"
"Farnese Hercules"
View of Mt. Vesuvius & Naples from Castel Sant Elmo
St. Michele Church in Anacapri
Sphinx Parapet
Looking toward Sorrento
Mamma Mia!