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6
December
2019

Day to Day Life in Ancient Pompeii

Day to Day Life in Ancient Pompeii

The ancient ruins of Pompeii offer a snapshot into Roman life, but is that all we get? A snapshot? Surely […]

22
November
2019

Top Tips for Visiting Pompeii

Top Tips for Visiting Pompeii

Before taking the plunge through time to an ancient city haunted by Mount Vesuvius, the volcano which sealed its destruction, […]

11
October
2019

11 Amazing Facts about Mount Vesuvius

11 Amazing Facts about Mount Vesuvius

Mount Vesuvius is one of the most well-known volcanoes in the world, and it is overdue for another eruption. Here […]

25
September
2019

Pompeii vs Herculaneum – What’s the Difference?

Pompeii vs Herculaneum – What’s the Difference?

Though both destroyed by Mount Vesuvius, Pompeii and Herculaneum suffered very different fates. These two ancient cities fell on the […]

20
September
2019

The Secrets of the Victims of Mount Vesuvius

The Secrets of the Victims of Mount Vesuvius

Archaeologists and historians found more than crumbling buildings when they discovered Pompeii and Herculaneum. They also unearthed the hidden lives […]

12
September
2019

The Villas and Houses of Pompeii and Herculaneum

The Villas and Houses of Pompeii and Herculaneum

The houses and villas of Pompeii and nearby Herculaneum are extremely important in allowing us to understand how the ancient […]

10
September
2019

The Most Recent Eruption of Mt. Vesuvius

The Most Recent Eruption of Mt. Vesuvius

History of Mount Vesuvius No other volcano in the world has perhaps received the same infamous reputation as that of […]

4
September
2019

Best walking route to take in Pompeii

Best walking route to take in Pompeii

It’s no surprise that one day in Pompeii is not enough time to see all the sites, but for many […]

4
September
2019

What did the Pompeii people look like?

What did the Pompeii people look like?

Although we know a lot about the ancient people of Pompeii, their looks still are a bit of a mystery. […]

18
June
2019

What did Romans do for fun?

What did Romans do for fun?

The destruction of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D blotted out the ancient city of Pompeii. Prior to its tragic end, […]