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History · December 29, 2020
POMPEII REGIO V - New discovery
Pompeii. New exceptional discovery in Regio V: an intact thermopile (a diner of the time) comes to light, with rich decorations of still lifes, findings of food remains, bones of animals, and victims of the eruption. The director of the archaeological park Osanna describes the discovery. Photo by Luigi Spina
History · December 29, 2020
POMPEII
There is a place in the world where it is possible to experience the everyday life of ancient Rome: it is Pompeii, the buried city. In this Campania town, not far from Naples, buried in the ashes of Vesuvius, time seems to have stood still. This enables every visitor to experience a journey into the distant past and to admire the habitats of our ancestors. Photo by Dennis Brack, landov
History · June 26, 2019
The Minack Theatre perched on the cliffs high above the Atlantic ocean. A breathtaking sight revealed itself to me. It is difficult to put this into words, the most wonderful place I can imagine for Shakespeare plays. Pure magic, I felt at home for a moment ... happy and grateful and I remembered my time as an occasional actress, starting with Romeo and Juliet when I was 13. Crime episodes, funny productions, various commercials, a pilot... Now I protect and help stranded dolphins, whales...