I just came across a twitter post (as you do) of some images of Mt Vesuvius, Naples, Italy taken from a plane window.
The posting jogged my memory of some old black & white picture postcards I have from c1900’s. So, that was it – it set me off foraging among my many computer photographs and here they are:
Fab aren’t they?
For the more modern images of Mt Vesuvius volcano and its’ crater click to see them here on Velvet Escape.