archaeology

‘Pompeii needs an archaeologist at the top’
ARCHAEOLOGY

‘Pompeii needs an archaeologist at the top’

‘Italy has no money for its heritage’
ARCHAEOLOGY

'Italy has no money for its heritage'

Sophie Hay, from the UK, landed a dream job in the 1990s when she was posted to Pompeii to work in the competitive world of archaeology. She speaks to The Local about life in the field and Italy's struggles to finance and maintain its ancient sites.

Roman statue found at underwater palace
ARCHAEOLOGY

Roman statue found at underwater palace

The man behind the Etruscan tomb discovery
ARCHAEOLOGY

The man behind the Etruscan tomb discovery

Aqueduct explorers map Rome’s ‘final frontier’
ARCHAEOLOGY

Aqueduct explorers map Rome’s ‘final frontier’