Vesuvius is Burning

IMG_3796Mt. Vesuvius, the volcano whose massive eruption buried the ancient town of Pompeii in 79AD,is. burning again. This time it’s not due to a volcanic eruption,but instead, a massive wildfire has spread across its flanks. Access to the mountain has been prohibited and some areas have been evacuated.

This photo was taken from Sorrento, across Naples Bay.

 

 

 

 

 

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