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Private Tour: Day Trip Excursion to Herculaneum Mt Vesuvius and Pompeii
"Depart from your hotel or cruise ship to take a tour to the ancient town of Pompeii and Herculaneum.  By choosing the option without the presence of a licensed guide You will have your first stop at the Pompeii or Herculaneum ruins entrance. You will buy the ticket and will get inside the ruins and will enjoy them your own  after that you will be lead by the driver at the entrance of the second archaeological site (Pompeii or Herculaneum) and will be staying there a couple of hours to visit it later on you will continue your excursion heading to the top of Mount Vesuvius and after having bought
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Pompei Highlights - Enjoy Everyday Life in Roman Time
"Pompei city buried by the eruption of the Mount Vesuvius has lived two times. Its first life started around the VII century B.C and ended in 79 A.D. and the second started in XVI century when the city was rediscovered. From that moment its modern inhabitants ha curios and fascinated to explore the city enjoying streets houses and all its exceptional heritage. Pompei shows to tourists the daily life of the Romans.The city was excavated in 1748 and there is nothing like this ancient city frozen in time by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius to demonstrate how people lived 2000 years ago during the Roman age. There are so many stories and points of view to describe its power and magic. We will visit some houses usually closed without a previous reservation. We will visit streets bakeries
From EUR160.00
 
Pompeii Tour For Children and their Families
"Fact-filled fun in a World Heritage site. Participate in an interactive tour geared specifically toward children’s entertainment and education. This hands-on exploration of the best-preserved city of the ancient Roman Empire is exceptional.In 79 Mt. Vesuvius erupted burying the thriving civilization of Pompeii in ash and lava. Buried until the 18th Century the excavated ruins are a World Heritage site known the world over. With an adept English-speaking tour guide your family will climb the steps of an ancient theater drink from original fountains and cross the thresholds of early restaurants. Learn and play together in this outdoor mecca of history as you walk the cobbled streets. Visit homes thermal baths and temples. This is a land that time forgot. See rare examples of intact art and architecture
From EUR250.00

lupanar (brothel) 2

part two of my tips with more pictures the most visited and the longest waiting time to enter inside the small house in Pompeii is the infamous lupanar (brothel)! literally the crowds cram along the...
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machomikemd
May 04, 2016

lupanar (brothel) 1

the most visited and the longest waiting time to enter inside the small house in Pompeii is the infamous lupanar (brothel)! literally the crowds cram along the Small Vicolo Dei Lupanare going to the...
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machomikemd
May 04, 2016

Ancient Porn in Pompeii

Pompeii was famous for its brothels and a "phallic symbol" on the street walls points to where these establishments were. The Lupanar of Pompeii is the most famous brothel in the ruined Roman city of...
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jumpingnorman
Sep 29, 2014

The Evil Eye and the House of Ill Repute

Many homes have large paintings on the walls near the entrance to the home of a Priapus with oversized male appendage. This is done to chase away the evil eye, commonly believed in down the centuries....
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hquittner
Jun 02, 2014

Lupanar

It may not be listed on visitor guide but our tour guide took us there. Wow! Was amazing! Took several pictures. Not allowed to use flash but wasn't needed. Pompeii itself was amazing. Sin City for...
pammywammy
Jan 14, 2014

Most Ancient Profession

The building known by the ancient Latin epithet LUPANAR has ten small rooms on two floors.Rooms on the upper floor are more separate from the another and more spacious. Certainly these rooms are...
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FruitLover
May 18, 2011

Brothels

Some of the mot interesting remains are those of the brothels. These are places where men would go to have a good time with prostitutes. In Pompeii, there were a number of these and in a few, there...
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roamer61
May 06, 2009

The Brothel

Yes, Pompeiians also had that type of amousements :) It has separted small rooms with stone beds (how unconfortable!) You find frescos on the wall with spicy scenes of the ancient ways of... well you...
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cinthya_in_victoria
Jan 15, 2009

Lupanare

The Lupanare was an house built on two floors that you can see very well nowadays. The use of this house is revealed by the beautiful erotic paintings and by the graffiti that you can admire on the...
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Cristian_Uluru
Nov 01, 2008

Via Lupanare

Via Lupanare is located on the west side of the Terme Stabiane. It is a typical street of Pompeii. At the beginning you can see a big stone in the middle of the street: it is an ancient pedestrian...
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Cristian_Uluru
Nov 01, 2008

The Brothels

The lupanar was the official brothel of Pompeii. As a trading town, it was visited every day by large numbers of people, especially traders from other towns.The brothel is situated at the intersection...
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mallyak
Aug 25, 2008

The Brothel: The "Real" Pompeii

Yeah, its true, there was a brothel in Pompeii. Apparently these people really knew how to party!While the brothel is not on the visitor map they pass out at the entrance, if you look hard enough you...
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wilocrek
Apr 04, 2008
 
 
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Human Remains

beside the various artifacts unearthed around Pompeii that are displayed at the restored Forum Granary, you would also see the plastered remains of the humans and animals that perished in the famous...
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Grand Theater

The Grand Theater of Pompeii had a capacity of about 5,000 spectators, was built in the second century BC, but since then has undergone many renovations In Theater Great seats for spectators were in...
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Villa dei Misteri

part two of my Pompeii Forum tips along Via Dei Misteri. Roman Forums where the center of any roman town or city and is where many of the political, judicial and religious establishments are in any...
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Casa degli Amorini Dorati

On the west side of the peristyle you can see some triclinium fully decorated: in one you can see Achilles, Briseis and Patroclus, Jason and Pelias and Tethys with Vulcan; in another you can see Diana...
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Casa Del Poeta Tragico

The House of the Tragic Poet shows a typical layout of a Pompeiian house. The house is famous for its elaborate mosaics and frescos depicting scenes from mythology. There are fresco's of Zeus and Hera...
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Casa del Fauno

The largest house in Pompeii in the history, and derives its name from the statue of a Faun, the watershed provides Tuscan atrium The House of the Faun covers an area of 3,000 square meters, and is...
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