The Gulf of Naples and the adjacent coastal territories are famous for their landscapes, beaches, resorts, and gastronomy. Every year, this combination of elements attracts thousands of tourists looking for unique places to experience the famous Italian "dolce vita" just as ancient Romans did centuries ago. Here I'll show you my most favorite Roman sites around Naples that you can still visit … [Read more...] about The 12 Best Roman Ruins You Can Visit Around Naples
The enduring vestiges of the Roman Empire remain with us even today. You can find some of the most important Roman structures across much of Eurasia and in the northern countries of Africa. Follow along as I share my favorite, iconic structures like Hadrian's Wall, Segovia's aqueduct, the ruins at Jerash, the Herodium, the Colosseum, and so much more. Greatest Roman Architecture Still … [Read more...] about The 30 Most Important Roman Structures That You Can Visit Today
It isn’t often that entire cities vanish in a matter of hours, but Pompeii did. Destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in Ad 79, the fate of this forgotten city changed with its discovery in 1748. Pompeii is one of the places you should visit in 2022 because this vibrant city has opened to the public its latest findings. In this article, I give you 11 reasons why you should visit Pompeii to … [Read more...] about 11 Reasons Why You Should Visit Pompeii in 2022
Planning a visit to Pompeii but not sure what to see? You're in luck for two reasons. First, there is a ton to see in Pompeii. The city was "flash-frozen" by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius with almost no warning. That makes it arguably the best-preserved archeological site of its size on Earth. The second reason you are in luck is that we ask our local guides to create this comprehensive article on … [Read more...] about Top 15 Things to See at Pompeii
Planning a trip to Italy and want to add Pompeii as a stop? Good choice - it is one of the largest and best-preserved archeological sites on Earth. You literally walk around a beautifully preserved ancient Roman city. This is why 2.5+ million people visit it annually, but where is Pompeii and how do you visit it? Don't worry, we'll explain everything. Brandon's Travel Tips: … [Read more...] about How to Visit Pompeii: Tickets, Hours, Tours, and More!
In 79 A.D. a deadly volcanic eruption of Mount Vesuvius decimated the ancient Roman city of Pompeii. Buried under ash for centuries, the old houses and streets are amazingly well-preserved. If you head to Pompeii and want to really understand what happened, the best thing you can do is take a guided tour. Alongside a knowledgeable guide, you’ll walk through the ruins of this once prominent … [Read more...] about See Hidden Gems of Pompeii & Amalfi on these Top Tours