Tips & Articles

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 ruins which once stood as grand villas in Pompeii and Herculaneum have been invaluable to the study of ancient […]

10
September
2019

The Most Recent Eruption of Mt. Vesuvius

The Most Recent Eruption of Mt. Vesuvius

The ancient volcano who froze a whole civilisation in time still stands today looming over Pompei and its neighbouring towns. […]

4
September
2019

Best walking route to take in Pompeii

Best walking route to take in Pompeii

If you only have a day to explore the ancient city of Pompeii then you may feel rushed for time. […]

4
September
2019

What did the people of Pompeii look like?

What did the people of Pompeii look like?

We are all familiar with the cast bodies of mount Vesuvius’s victims but have you ever wondered what the people […]

18
June
2019

What did Romans do for fun?

What did Romans do for fun?

These days we use the internet for much of our entertainment, but until recently this was unavailable. So what on […]