The thermopolium fast-food court in the Pompeii archaeological park near Naples, Italy. Photo: Parco Archeologico di Pompeii via AP The thermopolium fast-food court in the Pompeii archaeological park near Naples, Italy. Photo: Parco Archeologico di Pompeii via AP
The thermopolium fast-food court in the Pompeii archaeological park near Naples, Italy. Photo: Parco Archeologico di Pompeii via AP
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Ancient snack bar discovered at Pompeii Archaeological Park will open to visitors next week

  • At the end of December, experts said that they had uncovered the counter of a kind of ancient snack bar at the site in the Gulf of Naples
  • Ash, mud and lava buried the city during eruptions of Mount Vesuvius in 79AD and the historic city was rediscovered in the 18th century

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The thermopolium fast-food court in the Pompeii archaeological park near Naples, Italy. Photo: Parco Archeologico di Pompeii via AP The thermopolium fast-food court in the Pompeii archaeological park near Naples, Italy. Photo: Parco Archeologico di Pompeii via AP
The thermopolium fast-food court in the Pompeii archaeological park near Naples, Italy. Photo: Parco Archeologico di Pompeii via AP
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