A Roman house in Herculaneum ~ an ancient Roman town destroyed by volcanic pyroclastic flows in 79 A., located in the territory of today's commune of Ercolano, in the Italian region of Campania in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius.
Summer triclinium at the house of Julia Felix in Pompeii. The dining room is partially outdoors and faces the peristyle garden. In the back, a nymphaeum water feature was built into the wall, and is flanked by two niches that may have held small statues.
Once again, a glimpse into the life of Roman cooking and baking. The arch is a huge hint that this is actually from Roman times, since it was a new development to them. Pompeii - Wood Fired Roman Oven at a Bakery
*HERCULANEUM, ITALY ~ The Villa Dei Papiri (House of Books) was discovered in the ruins of Herculaneum in the century. ancient books were recovered, mostly carbonized but providing an invaluable window into the world of imperial Rome.