London to Pompeii and back - in 48 hours!

London to Pompeii and back - in 48 hours!

We've just spent a fantastic weekend in London. We went specifically to see the Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum exhibition at the British Museum which was a treat for finishing my dissertation (have I mentioned my dissertation before? Once? Twice? Three times maybe? J), and booked ourselves into a hotel for a weekend stay.

The exhibition was excellent, everything that I had hoped it would be. I was amazed at some of the artefacts that had been brought over from Italy (although it does make you wonder what the people visiting Pompeii and Herculaneum over the summer thought when so much of what they went to see was in London!). No photography was allowed so I've used images from elsewhere; you can find the sources at the bottom of the pictures. Some of my favourite relics were on display ...

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