In AD 79, Pompeii showcased elegant homes and villas along the “paved” roads. The city was popular for its shops, taverns, bakeries, cafes, brothels, and bathhouses.
1. Bring a refillable water bottle
2. Wear good walking shoes
3. Wear sunscreen
4. Bring snacks
5. Grab a map at the entrance
The Forum Antiquarium Museum Temple of Jupiter Temple of Apollo
The baths were considered to be a very social part of life where residents met to play a board game, exchange local gossip, conduct business meetings or to discuss politics.
Residents of Pompeii often gathered in the Colosseum and frequented markets and open-air squares to meet up with friends.