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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 […]

18
March
2019

How far is Pompeii from Rome?

How far is Pompeii from Rome?

The city of Pompeii is one of the most visited areas of Italy, famous for its ancient preserved sites and historic […]

12
March
2019

How did the ancient Pompeii Decorate?

How did the ancient Pompeii Decorate?

Since its discovery, all sorts of artefacts have been unearthed at Pompeii. But what can these tell us about the […]

11
March
2019

What food did they eat in Pompeii?

What food did they eat in Pompeii?

Food was just as important to us back then as it is now. But is that where the similarities end? […]

11
March
2019

What events were held in Pompeii’s Amphitheatre?

What events were held in Pompeii’s Amphitheatre?

Situated in the south eastern corner of the city stands Pompeii’s amphitheatre dating back to 70 BC, and one of […]

6
March
2019

Did anyone survive in Pompeii?

Did anyone survive in Pompeii?

Ejecting molten rock and gases at 1.5 million tons per second, it’s to imagine how anyone could escape the clutches […]

5
March
2019

5 Unusual Facts you might not know about Pompeii

5 Unusual Facts you might not know about Pompeii

World famous, Pompeii has held people’s fascination for centuries. Despite its fame, however, the ancient city is still shrouded in […]

26
February
2019

What is a Basilica?

What is a Basilica?

A title of honour given to religious buildings or churches that are distinguished by their antiquity or by their role […]

4
February
2019

The Most Dangerous Volcano in the world?

The Most Dangerous Volcano in the world?

Defined as a rupture in the earth’s crust, volcanoes are a fascinating natural phenomenon, as well as being hugely disruptive. […]