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
Bed and Breakfast
BeHouse Naples Room and Breakfast Napoli




Searching for bed and breakfast accommodation in Naples ? Take a closer look at BeHouse Naples Room and Breakfast! There are many great attractions nearby, including Cathedral of Naples, ...

Naples - Campania

InYouLife
Hotels
Hotel Sant'Eligio Napoli




Hotel Sant'Eligio is a 3-star Naples city center hotel in the Historical Center -area , under 500 meters from Museo Civico Filangeri and Santa Maria del ...

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
Apartments
Sorrento Holidays (V402) Massa Lubrense
InYouLife   

Conveniently located for Marina del Cantone, Dali Universe and Marina Grande, travelers in search of Massa Lubrense apartment accommodation should consider Sorrento Holidays (V402). Sorrento Cathedral, Museobottega ...


Naples - Campania
Bed and Breakfast
Lido di Procida Procida
InYouLife   

The LIDO DI PROCIDA is the oldest, most fully-equipped tourist bathing structure on the island of Procida. Founded by Pasquale Schiano in 1954, it is situated upon the most beautiful, ...


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