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Pompeii, Italy
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

For anyone visiting Italy for its history this place is a total must, if going in summer height, make sure you have plenty of sunscreen and bottled water....amazing

Thank apra ames R
Reviewed 22 December 2017

again, quite some colour left and excellent drawings that tell a story, as far as I was told on our tour, still original colour that depicts a scene of history

Thank Dave1018
Reviewed 20 December 2017

This house was amazing to see. It's fun to try to imagine what it was like during the time that the owner lived here. The garden was special and the views magnificent. I especially liked the small original piece of floor that was restored. Do...More

1  Thank Richard F
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We took a guided tour of the ruins in a small group of 10. Our guide, Fabio, was brilliant and pointed out so much detail with the history behind it. Something we would have totally missed out on otherwise. The whole site is magnificent and...More

2  Thank Ben C
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This house showcases beautiful paintings that clearly show the Greek influence and the love of theater. The house itself is worth a detour.

1  Thank claude_monnier
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Take time to walk through and examine each nook and cranny. The largest and best preserved house in Pompei.

1  Thank Joel A
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastically restored casa of a wealthy Pompeii family. You can voter and roam around the rooms. Enjoy the beautiful frescoes that are still vibrant and beautiful. You can walk the garden and imagine the family and the life they lived here.

1  Thank lollygal
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Lovely art work house and gardens although not the largest Pompeii has to offer but very interesting

1  Thank David L
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Interesting house with internal gardens and some great paintings on the walls. Is a must visit in Pompeii.

1  Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

You get the feel of what it was like to live in the house. You see their garden and what the bedrooms were like. It was lifestyle of the rich and famous back in time

1  Thank wasntme58
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