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
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
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