Charlotte fell in love with the Eternal City when she moved to Rome for what was supposed to be only a six-month stay. Since then, she has made Rome her permanent home, working as a translator and private teacher.
Instead of trekking down to Pompeii, why not explore Rome’s very own ghost town, Ostia Antica? Wander the amazingly well preserved streets of what was once a bustling seaport at the mouth of the Tiber.
Bringing together remarkable archaeological finds from two ancient cities that both suffered volcanic catastrophes, the exhibition presents itself as a unique experience that allows visitors a vivid glimpse of the past.