PHOTO: Excavation Reveals Large Taberna at Herculaneum, Italy

Large Taberna at Herculaneum is an ancient version of our fast food restaurants, as Romans always took their lunch outside of the home. A variety of dishes were held in large clay pots sunk into counters that faced the street. Customers would order their food and carry it to one of the rooms in the rear to eat. No visits yetThe post PHOTO: Excavation Reveals Large Taberna at Herculaneum, Italy appeared first on Hole In The Donut Cultural Travel.

30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit Italy

Italy is one of only a few countries I’ve returned to multiple times, an honor also bestowed upon Thailand, Israel and India. As is the case with the other countries on this list, I consider Italy to be one of my favorite places in the world. I am, of course, not unique in this regard, although I would like to…

Streetwise Rome Map – Laminated City Center Street Map of Rome, Italy – Folding pocket size travel map with metro map, subway

Streetwise Rome Map – Laminated City Center Street Map of Rome, Italy – Folding pocket size travel map with integrated metro map including subway & railway lines, stationsThis map covers the following areas:Main Rome Map 1:17,000Rome Historic District Map 1:8,700Rome Metro MapAs the saying goes, Rome wasn’t built in a day. It took hundreds of […]

Rick Steves’ Italy 2014

You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in Italy.From the beaches to the Alps, from fine art to fine pasta, Italy has it all. With this book, you’ll trace Italian culture from Rome’s Colosseum to Michelangelo’s David to the bustling elegance of Milan. Experience the […]