Vesuvius from Pompeii, Italy : Pompeii was an ancient Roman town in Italy. The city Pompeii was mostly destroyed and buried under 4 to 6 m to 20 ft) of volcanic ash and pumice in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD.
Pompeii, Italy - Mt Vesuvius in background erupted in like 79 AD and buried the city. It was not discovered until hundreds of years later. Pompeii was one of the most incredible places I've ever been to.
In the year 79 AD, Italy& Mt. Vesuvius erupted with superheated ash that rained fiery death on several Roman cities nearby. But none was hit harder than vacation town Pompeii, which was buried in a thick layer of broiling ash in a matter of seconds.
Visiting Pompeii and Herculaneum: A Day Trip to the Past
Take your trip with Glamulet charmsA day trip to Pompeii and Herculaneum, Italy, is a great way to get a feel for the ancient Roman Empire. Here are all the details you'll need to see these two sets of ruins without taking a tour.
Inicio y desarrollo de las excavaciones en Pompeya