Villa di Poppaea Sabina | Hole In The Donut Cultural Travel
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These beautiful frescoes in the Oecus (main living room) at Villa di Poppaea feature trompe-l'oeil windows, doors, and painted columns

Walking through the Italian town of Torre Annunziata, one would never suspect that some of the most luxurious villas of the Roman Empire lie buried some 25 feet beneath its streets....

Viridarium at Villa di Poppaea Sabina in ancient Oplontis, now Torre Annunziata

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Viridarium at Villa di Poppaea Sabina in ancient Oplontis, now Torre Annunziata. This grand estate, which was completely covered by the...

Oecus (main living room of a Roman house) at Villa di Poppaea Sabina in ancient Oplontis, now Torre Annunziata

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Frescoes at Villa di Poppaea Sabina in ancient Oplontis, now known as Torre Annunziata, Italy. Here the Oecus (main living room...