We were on the fence about Pomeii, afraid it might be a little scary for the kids. We were wrong. The ruins were so interesting. The Rick Steeves walking tour helped make sense of what we were seeing. Ella loved learning that they had fast food joints back then! She even made us a pretend meal. Beside it being a million degrees we had a great time. Miles coined the new phrase, " I am giant sweat ball." and everyone shoved their heads under the fountains.