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People like us: An incredible insight into the Romans who died in Pompeii's horror

Mount Vesuvius erupting at the Roman cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum. History, archaeology

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Ruins of Pompeii, Italy.

Ruins of Pompeii, Italy~~Walking these streets is an amazing step back in time; you can see the volcano over the water...eeeeery.

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Mount Vesuvius gets very interesting

Mt. Vesuvius in Italy (hiked from the bus lot to the top, hiked around the entire edge of the crater, went in the volcano!)

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from On the Luce travel blog

The ghost city of Herculaneum

The ghost city of Herculaneum – the Roman world in ruins beneath the surface of modern Italy

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Important archaeological finds of our time. Pompeii, the ancient Roman city, buried during a volcanic eruption in 79 AD when Mount Vesuvius exploded. It was lost for nearly 1700 years...

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from On the Luce travel blog

Inside the volcano: Climbing Vesuvius' crater

Inside the volcano: Climbing Vesuvius’ crater – On the Luce travel blog

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Vesuvio

I have been obsessed with Vesuvius ever since I was 5. Riding a horse up it for my 19th birthday was splendiferous.

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