The city of Pompeii was an ancient Roman city near Naples that was destroyed by in the eruption of the volcano Vesuvius in the year 79 AD. The volcanic eruption buried Pompeii with 13 to 20 feet of pumice and ash.

These images show the well preserved remains of this town, from houses, public buildings, streets, plazas and even a brothel.
A paved streetA paved streetHouse of the VettiA bakery shop