In the old Greek mythology, Sorrento was home to the sirens, who lured sailors onto the rocks with their beautiful singing. And Sorrento still lures visitors in today with its panoramic views.

During grade 3 or 4 we learned so much about Pompeii and its story. Since then I wished to see the ruins with my own eyes and to soak into the atmosphere. I always felt a strong connection to the Italian history, since the Roman and Greek mythology was one of my favorite topics to speak and learn about.

Verona is a city in northern Italy’s Veneto region, with a medieval old town built between the meandering Adige River. It’s famous for being the setting of Shakespeare’s „Romeo and Juliet.“ A 14th-century residence with a tiny balcony overlooking a courtyard is said be “Juliet’s House.“