Thanks to the ingenuity of the Etruscans, Greeks, and later the Romans themselves, there are plenty of Ancient Ruins to explore in Italy. The best--in my not so humble opinion-- is the town of Ostia Antica.
A short essay about one of my favorite spots in Rome, Italy.
I'm sick, and cranky, but I promised myself I would post this before the week was over. So, onwards and upwards, to Pompeii!
The best thing about being in a major city is that during the night if you get bored, or can't sleep, you can just wander.
Rome is beautiful.