Saturday, August 27, 2016

Roman Villa Close By Trier

We have visited a couple of those. I think this was the second one.

If I remember correctly, it was originally more of a farm, rebuilt and extended by later owners.

It had several bedrooms and a whole complex of baths and all things sanitary.

This was a cold bath:

And below is a Roman WC. it keeps standing, after nearly 2000 years which is probably more than will be said about our modern buildings:

They had to install the grating to protect it from barbarians, though:)


  1. Can you imagine, it's stood there all those centuries but now they have to protect it from danger by locking it up:)

  2. Crazy. If that doesn't give people pause...