Herculaneum, Italy - The ruins of Herculaneum. Similar, but better preserved than Pompeii. This is one of the best preserved sections showing the amazing detail and colour that decorated Roman properties.
Reconstruction of a Roman peristylum (peristyle) and peristylium (courtyard) at Pompeii. A peristyle is a columned porch or open colonnade in a building surrounding a court that may contain an internal garden.