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Aug 5, 2007 - Pompeii and Circumstance

Under the advisement of our Ships' agent, Silverheels II docked at the marina in the town of Castellammare de Stabia. Up to this point, our agent had not steered us wrong. We were told that the brand new, multimillion-dollar marina is part of a town redevelopment project and is the first step in the re-beautification of the waterfront district. The key words in this the previous sentence are "first step". Located only a few miles from Pompeii, Stabia was once a thriving industrial city. The industries have since closed down and now the...

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