Sunken City of Baia (Italy) - Baia was the Monte Carlo of Ancient Rome. From 1500 the town was abandoned and drowned due to volcanic activity in the area. However, you can still explore this city by diving. - Want to discover more hidden gems in Europe? All of them can be found on www.broscene.com
Herculaneum, Pompeii sister city, also buried in the eruption. Was hermetically sealed by the ash and lava so many items such as bone and wood were preserved, which was not the case with Pompeii. However, there is a modern city above herculaneum, so only about 25% has been excavated.
Pompei ruins, Italy.L'atrium principal de la Maison du Faune. Recouvert à l'origine de 4 toits inclinés vers l'intérieur, il ne demeure de cet atrium que la vasque de l'impluvium où étaient recueillies les eaux de pluie.