This would have been a much better photo had the iron fence not been blocking the pre-Roman temple behind it...
I'm not sure what the story is with the winged penis with a curly tail. It was in the museum's Roman Room.
The pre-Roman ruins at Paestum turned out to be quite impressive, and less than a two-hour ride from Naples.
Southern Italy does have some really beautiful landscapes.
More Southern Italian landscape.
Spring brings vivid colors to the Italian landscape.
More of Paestum's wild and exciting fauna.