Friday, 18 September 2009

Views from Pompeii

Following on from a photo that I posted for Sunday Stills, here are a few more from the beautiful excavated town of Pompeii.
Pompeii is an enormous place, the size of a large town - I'd have to find the guide book to give accurate details of each photo.

Pompeii 1583 R
The Forum of Pompeii

Pompeii 1567 R
A view of Mt. Vesuvius

Pompeii 1569 R
The large Greek theatre

Pompeii 1563 R
Roman wall paintings

Pompeii 1572
Back Alleys to explore


Ed said...

That is SOOOOOOO cool!!! This is one places on my bucket list to visit and explore..:-)))))

Nicisme said...

Thanks Ed - I hope you get to go one day, it really is cool!!

cherie said...

nicisme! this is cool!! i viewed these with my 7-year-old son, and i was telling him about people and anilmals that were buried alive! do you have pictures of those???

Nicisme said...

cherie - I'm sorry I don't have those photos, I'm sure you could find them on the internet somewhere.

Chef Chuck said...

Beautiful Photos, Everyone tells a deep story! Thanks for sharing :)

Alessio Fangano said...

Great shots!! but where is Priapo? LOL favourite tourist shot I suppose eheh