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Pompeii Snack Bar Reopens to Serve Ancient Roman Cuisine

A thermopolium in Pompeii, preserved under volcanic ash from Mt. Vesuvius in 79 AD, is being reopened to the public after an extensive excavation and restoration project. A Roman thermopolium is comparable to a modern day fast food restaurant, in … Continue reading

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