Herculaneum

How to Get To Pompeii and Herculaneum

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Mount Vesuvius’s volcanic eruption in 79 BC buried the ancient city of Pompeii and Herculaneum under a large volume of pumice and ash. The eruption caught them completely unprepared, preserving everyday objects and personal belongings as they were at the moment of the disaster. The villages were rediscovered in 1748 and have since been excavated, … Read more