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“Herculaneum - a UNESCO world heritage site One of the greatest architectural finds of the century, the Ruins of Herculaneum, a very well preserved Roman town, stand in importance alongside the Rosetta Stone, the D...”
“This site is a must for people who like ancient history Excavations excellent and really gives you a feel for how these people lived Some of the artifacts are still standing and the murals are magnificent The buil...”
“Very nice site I liked in particular the overview to the archaeological site with the Vesuvius lurking behind, the well conserved frescoes and mosaics and the bits of information on the history of Roman life.”
“(A lot of Pompeii seemed to be closed off) My advice is wear comfortable shoes, get a map and also to spend a separate day at Herculanium and Pompeii as I felt we had to slightly rush both sites.”
“Seeing this charcoaled partition and hearing the audio guide explaining the best methods to preserve all the charred organic matter across the site gives a wonderful perspective to what happened in AD79”
“There is much more to be seen at this particular site: How they used cisterns to collect water, etc.”