The remains of Herculaneum in Italy

Search your destination:     
  
   InYourLife    InYourLife
InYouLife
Bed and Breakfast
BB Villa Ocsia San Giorgio A Cremano



The property is the result of the refurbishment of a 1700 farm house, which in 1800 became a residential manor and later in 1910 was renovated – as it appears ...

Naples - Campania

InYouLife
Hotels
City Hotel Casoria




NEW OPENING HOTEL AT ONLY 2 Km from NAPLES. City Hotel is set in Casoria, a 10 minute drive from Naples Capodichino Airport and 20 minutes from Naples centre. It ...

Naples - Campania

InYouLife
Apartments
Parco del Generale Ischia




Well located close to Soccorso Church, San Francesco Beach and St. Francis Beach, Parco del Generale offers Forio d'Ischia apartment accommodation near the beach . There are many great ...

Naples - Campania

The remains of Herculaneum in Italy

The remains of Herculaneum in Italy
Ercolano



 In 79 AD, the terrible eruption of Vesuvius, which struck the city of Pompeii, involved in a dramatic way other cities in the area, including Herculaneum.
However, the eruption of lava that had flooded initially spared Herculaneum Pompeii and Stabiae, which was bathed in days instead of a river of mud.
This
mass of mud, hardened, sealed the city, preserving even the upper floors of houses and wooden structures that had been burned instead to Pompeii from the great heat of the 'eruption. That's why you can see buildings in Herculaneum virtually intact and a large amount of furniture, allowing visitors to learn in depth the original appearance of ancient houses.
The houses of Herculaneum, as most of the Roman houses were adorned with paintings, some of which are of fine workmanship and subtle sheen.
Herculaneum was once the sea and the legend it was founded by Hercules. Oscans first inhabited by the Etruscans and then was later taken by the Samnites, to enter later became part of Rome.
The first fortuitous discovery of Herculaneum archaeological wealth dating back to the eighteenth century, but by 1927 he undertook regular campaigns of excavations, making a priceless heritage to come to light.
google translate

The dates and times are subject to change.
Subscribe to our newsletter about Events and Festivals, Itineraries in Italy.
Enter your e-mail in the field below

E-mail: *   
Accomodations
Hotels
Decumani Hotel De Charme Napoli
InYouLife   

A free continental breakfast is served each morning. ...


Naples - Campania
Farm holiday
Gli Ulivi Sorrento
InYouLife   

The Agriturismo Gli Ulivi (the Olive Trees) is a farm holiday property located 7 km from Sorrento and 9 km from Positano (Amalfi Coast). Perched at 320 meters altitude in ...


Naples - Campania
About us    Join in your company   Holiday ideas   Owner Resources   Contacts   Join our newsletter   Sitemap
Work with us   Leave us a comment about the site    Terms and conditions   Advertising on InYourLife

Copyright 2012 - 2014 InYourLife S.r.l. All rights reserved
Realization by InYourLife
InYourLife S.r.l. Via Livorno 54/2 50142 Firenze P.I. e C.F. 05530700482
REA 553692 del 26/04/05