#Pompei -Italy

theater of pompei

Mount Vesuvius and Pompeii (been there)

Tombs beyond the walls of Pompei

Pompeii -- The city of Pompeii is a partially buried Roman town-city near modern Naples in the Italian region of Campania, in the territory of the comune of Pompei. Along with Herculaneum, Pompeii was destroyed and completely buried during a long catastrophic eruption of the volcano Mount Vesuvius spanning two days in the year AD 79. The eruption buried Pompeii under 4 to 6 m (13 to 20 ft) of ash and pumice, and it was lost for nearly 1700 years before its accidental rediscovery in 1749. Sin...

Herculaneum..the other Pompeii, Italy

Ancient Rome. Well preserved Roman house at Herculaneum - 1st Century AD Casa Sannitica

Border Stencils | Herculaneum Pompeii Border | Royal Design Studio

Penis pointing to whorehouse in Pompeii - a fascinating insight into the ancient towns more 'interesting' side

40 rare and important archaeological finds of our time.


Trevi Fountain

The dog of Pompeii. This dog was frozen in time as it was covered in hot ash when Mt. Vesuvius erupted.

Pompeii, Italy

Roman Baths in the Ancient City of Herculaneum, April 2010

Herculaneum by davetonkin, via Flickr

Ancient Underground City of Derinkuyu in Turkey. circa 1700 b.c.e.

Pompeii Stencils - Google Search

Pompeii, Italy - ancient-history Photo