Tag: Rome

A Fully Preserved Ancient Roman Take-Away Shop Is Now Open To The Public
By Michael Lozina / 13 August 2021

A Fully Preserved Ancient Roman Take-Away Shop Is Now Open To The Public

Uncovered in Pompeii’s Regio V site in 2019, this Roman Thermopolium (a fast-food restaurant) has been almost perfectly preserved like most things in Pompeii and is ready for the public to see. It offers us an invaluable insight into the day-to-day life of the average Roman.

The Roman ‘Lamborghini’ of Chariots Has Been Discovered
By Michael Lozina / 20 April 2021

The Roman ‘Lamborghini’ of Chariots Has Been Discovered

Just the other day in Pompeii, archaeologists discovered one of the most well-preserved Roman chariots ever found in Italy. It is essentially the Lamborghini of Roman chariots. Everything found before this has essentially been the equivalent of a station wagon or a sedan. Now this is a true example of Roman luxury.