Ruins of Pompeii with Mt. Vesuvius in the background: Mt. Vesuvius is considered one of the most dangerous volcanoes in the world. It's best known for the eruption in 79 A. that destroyed the city of Pompeii. The last serious eruption was in
Pompeii is one of the biggest and most interesting archeological sites in the world. Visiting Pompeii is an amazing opportunity to walk through a city of the Roman Empire and discover how life was organized in that period.