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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 […]

5
June
2019

Did everyone die at Pompeii?

Did everyone die at Pompeii?

Learn how the destruction of Pompeii unfolded and the lives that Mount Vesuvius took during its biggest eruption to date […]

23
May
2019

What Crops Did They Grow in Pompeii?

What Crops Did They Grow in Pompeii?

Pompeii was once a rich and prosperous land, home to bustling markets, wealthy villas, and eager holidaymakers. Why was Pompeii […]

15
May
2019

Places to visit near Pompeii

Places to visit near Pompeii

Go beyond the archaeological site of Pompeii and see what else this area of Italy has to offer. Once you’re […]

6
May
2019

How to avoid the foot traffic of Pompeii?

How to avoid the foot traffic of Pompeii?

Some 2.5 million tourists visit Pompeii each year, making it one of Italy’s most popular attractions. This much traffic is […]

18
April
2019

How old is Italy?

How old is Italy?

Italy is famous throughout the world for its delicious food, rich culture, and a long history. But when did Italy […]

11
April
2019

What are the most recent finds in Pompeii?

What are the most recent finds in Pompeii?

With excavations ongoing since 1728, the ancient city of Pompeii still has so much it can tell us. Here are […]

3
April
2019

What kinds of artefacts were found in Pompeii?

What kinds of artefacts were found in Pompeii?

The ancient city was buried for decades, leaving behind a bucket load of artefacts for us to marvel at. From […]

25
March
2019

What is the history of Mount Vesuvius?

What is the history of Mount Vesuvius?

The sleeping giant which has caused so much destruction lives on in the Campania region of Italy. Known for its […]