Big plans announced for Exeter Roman Baths site

Exeter Cathedral has announced plans to uncover the Roman baths and basilica found under the Cathedral green in 1971 during excavation of an Anglo Saxon cemetery and subsequently reburied to protect the remains. Plans include a subterranean museum, cafe and shop. The site is considered internationally significant. Details from the BBC here (link opens in… Read More Big plans announced for Exeter Roman Baths site

A Visit to Ancient Kourion, Cyprus

The archaeological site of Kourion, on the south coast of the modern Republic of Cyprus, has a long history by any standard. Herodotus, writing in the 5th Century BC, records that the site was founded by Achaean colonists from Argos in Greece, a claim that is supported by modern archaeological excavations revealing Mycenaean expansion in… Read More A Visit to Ancient Kourion, Cyprus