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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 […]

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 […]

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