12 essential tips for visiting Pompeii, the ancient Roman town near Naples in Italy. How to get to Pompeii by train from Naples or Sorrento, tips on taking a tour and how to make the most of your visit. Also how to climb Vesuvius, the volcano which buried
Take your trip with Glamulet charmsA day trip to Pompeii and Herculaneum, Italy, is a great way to get a feel for the ancient Roman Empire. Here are all the details you'll need to see these two sets of ruins without taking a tour.
Vesuvius from Pompeii, Italy : Pompeii was an ancient Roman town in Italy. The city Pompeii was mostly destroyed and buried under 4 to 6 m to 20 ft) of volcanic ash and pumice in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD.
Pompey Arch Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Sharon Foster
These people were in Pompeii when Mount Vesuvius erupted. The eruption released tons of pumice, a light volcanic rock. It completely buried the town and the people. Under the pumice, the bodies were preserved. -- That's creepy