The Grande Palestra is an athletics field with an impressive portico and, at its centre, the remains of a swimming pool.
Casa della Venere in Conchiglia
Towards the northeastern end of Via dell'Abbondanza, Casa della Venere in Conchiglia harbours a lovely peristyle looking onto a small,...
Torres Travel offers tours of the ruins, as well as excursions to other regional hot spots, including Naples, Capri and the Amalfi Coast.
Lonely Planet review
The grassy anfiteatro is the oldest-known Roman amphitheatre in existence. Built in 70 BC, it was at one time capable of holding up to 20,000 bloodthirsty spectators.