Vesuvius from Pompeii, Italy

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.

Wall Frescoes From 'The Villa of Mysteries'  --  Excavated from Pompeii

Amazing frescoes in Pompeii; this one is the second Pompeii-style, as it represents almost real-life architecture

Pompeii Roman Ruins At Sunset by Boxing Clever's Visual Forum, via Flickr

Roman Ruins in Pompeii, Italy Pompeii Roman Ruins At Sunset by Boxing Clever’s . Province of Naples , Campania region Italy

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 partially destroyed and buried under 4 to 6 m (13 to 20 ft) of ash and pumice in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79.

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.

Mount Vesuvius | Pompeii, Italy | UFOREA.org | The trip you want. The help they need.

View over Pompeii toward Mount Vesuvius. Been obsessed with Pompeii since my first art history class. On my bucket list. I won't leave this earth without seeing it!

#Pompeii  --  Roman Fresco of Bedroom 16  --  Excavated from the 'Villa of the Mysteries' at Pompeii

Pompeii, Roman Fresco of Bedroom 16 excavated from the Villa of the Mysteries.

Pompeii.  The bird's-eye view is nice.

A paper, wood and plaster scale model of Pompeii by the archaeologist Giuseppe Fiorelli between 1861 and This had to be a real scare?

Along with Herculaneum, this Roman city near modern Naples was destroyed and completely buried during a catastrophic eruption of the volcano Mount Vesuvius spanning two days on 24 August year 79. The volcano collapsed higher roof-lines and buried Pompeii under many meters of ash and pumice, and it was lost for nearly 1700 years before its accidental rediscovery in 1748.

10 Most Amazing Lost Cities

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.

A 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.

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

Inicio y desarrollo de las excavaciones en Pompeya
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