ERUPTION OF MOUNT VESUVIUS 79 AD (Pompeii was destroyed along with Herculanium. Pompeii was completely buried under 13 to 20 feet of ash and pumice during a long catastrophic eruption that spanned 2 days)
Spending the day exploring Pompeii and Herculaneum on foot. Truly amazing sights to have survived the eruption of Vesuvius in
Slotted banks in various shapes, including one in the shape of a miniature Greek temple, have been found at the ruins of Pompeii and Herculaneum.