The Houses of Pompeii. Which one you absolutely have to see.

The houses of Pompeii

The houses of Pompeii The discovery of Pompeii and Herculaneum gave the scholars the chance to discover many ditails about Roman houses. In Pompeii we have several types of houses but around 40% belongs to the atrium type. The atrium house was inizially characterized by a central courtyard, called atrium, and several rooms open on […]

The casts of Pompeii. How are they made?

Casts of Pompeii

Tha casts of Pompeii. There are people who call them petrified men, som mummies, some simply the bodies, but they are casts, just plaster casts. Visiting the archaeological site of Pompeii you will see some strange statue made in plaster or cement. Contracted bodies, lying down or hugging each other that sometimes retain traces of […]