Prostitutes were called ‘lupae’, and the word ‘lupanare’ indicated a brothel. In Pompeii, 25 different brothels have been found. There were entire houses used for this purpose such as the one found in Regio VII having 10 small rooms with stone beds that were then covered with matrasses. Five rooms were on the ground floorContinue reading “Lupanar (the brothel)”
Monthly Archives: February 2013
A splendid day with Edward Norton at Pompeii
I had the honour to spend half day with him and this nice girlfriend and adorable mother and sisters.