Frescoes in the Villa dei Misteri at Pompeii are among the most notable that survived the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD.

PHOTO: Frescoes in the Villa dei Misteri at Pompeii

Frescoes in the Villa dei Misteri at Pompeii are among the most notable that survived the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD.

Check out this post about a day in Pompeii! Visiting Pompeii is probably one of the most surreal experiences I’ve ever had in my life. Although a lot of the city was destroyed by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius back in 79 AD, what survive… #pompeii #italy #sorrento #amalficoast #naples #napoli #travel #wanderlust #traveltips #photography #history #ruins #love #ancient

Check out this post about a day in Pompeii! Visiting Pompeii is probably one of the most surreal experiences I’ve ever had in my life. Although a lot of the city was destroyed by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius back in 79 AD, what survive… #pompeii #italy #sorrento #amalficoast #naples #napoli #travel #wanderlust #traveltips #photography #history #ruins #love #ancient

It's funny how you have a man known as the Oncoming Storm, another known as the Dark One, a girl who stood up to the weeping angels, a man whom death has no hold over, another who survived Pompeii and will undoubtedly go on to do greater things, and it all pales in comparison to the capital E Evil! that the man in the bottom right corner is.

It's funny how you have a man known as the Oncoming Storm, another known as the…

I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii AD 79 (MP3-CD) (Lauren Tarshis)

I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii AD 79 (MP3-CD) (Lauren Tarshis)

Map :: The Destruction of Pompeii, 79 AD.  LANDSAT satellite imagery.

The Destruction of Pompeii, 79 AD Naples is well placed for day trips to Pompeii, Vesuvius, and hopefully boat trips to the Island of Stromboli.

Fresco detail from Pompeii, Italy. Amazing detail! To have been done so long ago, and to have survived all this time ...  They certainly don't make things like they used to!

Fresco detail from Pompeii, Italy. To have been done so long ago, and to have survived all this time .

I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii, AD 79 I Survived

I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii, AD 79 I Survived

Pompeii's Roman Baths. Roman baths were very important to the Romans. It wasn't just hygienic, but it was a social opportunity. The baths had complex heating and cooling systems. They had ornately decorated each building.

Ancient Rome ~ Roman baths were very important to the Romans. It wasn't just hygienic, but it was a social opportunity. The baths had complex heating and cooling systems.

These long-necked jugs (Amphorae) were buried 50 feet below the surface of the present city of Ercolano and survived for over 1900 years before being recovered by archaeologists.   Pompeii, Italy

Amphorae, Herculaneum, Italy, These long-necked jugs (Amphorae) were buried 50 feet below the surface of the present city of Ercolano and survived for over 1900 years before being recovered by archeologists. by John Vito

This strange looking creature is the Pompeii Worm, a deep sea creature with red tentacle-like gills on their heads that can withstand extreme temperatures.

The deep-sea Pompeii Worm (Alvinella pompejana or "bristle worm"), an extremophile found only at hydrothermal vents in the Pacific Ocean, and the most heat tolerant animal on earth. It was discovered in the early

#10: I Survived The Destruction of Pompeii, 79AD | Lauren Tarshis

I Survived The Destruction of Pompeii,

Pompeii, province of Naples region of , Campania, Italy

Pompeii, Province of Naples~ Region of Campania, Italy Archaeological site.of ancient Roman city buried by the eruption Mount Vesuvius in 79 BC.

Fertility Relic Survives Pompeii

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