Pompeii was an ancient Roman town-city near modern Naples, in the Campania
region of Italy, in the territory of the comune of Pompei. Pompeii, along with ...
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Kourounis visits the ancient city of Pompeii in the shadow of ...
Jun 29, 2016 ... The only active volcano on mainland Europe is famous for destroying the cities of
Pompeii and Herculaneum.
The Destruction of Pompeii, 79 AD. Printer Friendly Version >>>. On August 24,
79 Mount Vesuvius literally blew its top, spewing tons of molten ash, pumice and
Today, Pompeii is a preserved historic site, a place of archaeological study and a
tourist attraction. Situated on the outskirts of Naples and at the base of the ...
Pompeii is one of the most significant proofs of Roman civilization and, like an
open book, provides outstanding information on the art, customs, trades and ...
Pompeii is famous for several reasons, but the biggest attraction for tourist and
scientists is the well-preserved artifacts that give insight into the life of people in ...
Jun 14, 2013 ... The ancient city of Pompeii, Italy, known as the lost city is an extraordinary place
to visit. Work to expose and preserve Pompeii is still ongoing ...
Sep 13, 2016 ... Pompeii, Italian Pompei, ancient city of Campania, Italy, 14 miles (23 km)
southeast of Naples, at the southeastern base of Mount Vesuvius.