The city of Pompeii is a partially buried Roman town-city near modern Naples in the Italian region of Campania, in the territory of the comune of Pompei. Along with Herculaneum, Pompeii was partially de
*HERCULANEUM, ITALY ~ and Vesuvius, province of Naples, Campania. I cannot believe how many people skip Herculaneum and go to Pompei instead! I LOVED the tour of "Erculano" as the Italians call it. It is located right in Naples!