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
When planning a trip to Southern Italy, Pompeii is bound to be on the itinerary. This is mainly due to how well-preserved the ruins are. In 79 A.D. Mt. Vesuvius erupted leaving the city basically frozen in time. Some of Pompeii's best and coolest things to see are the lesser-known ruins located just outside of the main archaeological park. And due to their obscurity, most visitors don't reach … [Read more...] about Top Things to See in Pompeii: Villa dei Misteri