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This was definitely a bucket list excursion! So much history and ruins to explore. We were only there for a couple of hours but if we hired a guide it would have enhanced our visit. It still was amazing! There were still paint color on...More
As you come through the main entrance this is the first large structure you will see and being inside it takes you back to all the films you have ever seen involving chariot races and gladiators. Simply amazing
One of my favourite buildings in Pompeii and so impressive. Amazing how much is still standing and I like the fact viewing is restricted to just the central arena. Much better than having people trample all over the seating areas. It’s a large structure and...More
This was the first building we saw as we entered the site. It is like walking into a newly finished building. This amphitheatre was finished 150 years before the Colosseum in Rome and seats 20,000 people. Amazing.
I was worried as we walked towards it that you couldn't get inside, but was thrilled to find the tunnel open to visitors. It was a fantastic experience to stand on the gladiator field and look around the amphitheatre, which is incredibly well preserved. You...More