When you first arrive on the plaza, you see a large statue of a Navy sailor kissing a nurse. It is called “Unconditional Surrender.” This statue is reminiscent of the famous photo taken at the end of World War II in Times Square, New York.
The Pisa Cathedral.
Cathedral Square in Pisa, Italy. The Babistry of St. John, Pisa Cathedral & the famous bell tower, the "Leaning Tower of Pisa"
The Leaning Tower of Pisa.
Mountainous shore line with hotels, condos, casinos and expensive shops lower along the ridges and single family homes dotting the upper elevation.
Beautiful, scenic overlooks nearby the cathedral.
The coastline of Sicily, entering the port of Palermo, very mountainous. Almost makes you think this mountain top is gold!
Nice sunrise as we were arriving at Naples, Italy. This is a shot of Mount Vesuvius, near to Naples, and the cause of the destruction of Pompeii.
A large urn on the outskirts of the village of Pompeii.
Sea gulls out to say bon voyage as we steam away.
One of several awesome sculptures of the Trevi Fountain.
Some of the Swiss Guard who are the official police in Vatican City.