Category: Rome

01
Dec
2020
Posted in Rome The Colosseum

The Colosseum: stories and legends

The original name of the Colosseum is Flavian Amphitheater , as it was built and inaugurated by…

29
Nov
2020
Posted in Rome The Colosseum

Close to the Colosseum: the Arch of Constantine

High more than twenty meters, the Arch of Constantine is one of the three surviving triumphal arches…

24
Nov
2020
Posted in Rome

Wonders of Rome: The Roman Forum (part 2.)

Looking at the Roman Forum from the terrace of the Campidoglio, in addition to the temple of…

24
Nov
2020
Posted in Rome The Colosseum

The Colosseum: numbers and records

The Colosseum is the largest amphitheater around the world capable of hosting up to 50,000 spectators. Elliptical…

21
Nov
2020
Posted in Rome

The Wonders of Rome: The Roman Forum (part. 1)

The Roman Forum is the archaeological area enclosed between the Colosseum, the Capitoline Hill, the Palatine Hill…

08
Nov
2020
Posted in Rome The Colosseum

Visiting Rome when the museums are closed

Rome is not only the Colosseum, monuments and museums. Rome is also churches, squares and fountains, it…

27
Oct
2020
Posted in Rome

Wonders of Rome: The Trevi Fountain

The second most photographed monument in Rome after the Colosseum, Fontana di Trevi is the largest fountain…

14
Oct
2020
Posted in Rome

The wonders of Rome: The Pantheon

Completely rebuilt by the emperor Hadrian between 118 and 125, after the fires of 80 and 110…

29
Sep
2020
Posted in Rome The Colosseum

Colosseum: tickets, tours and deals

The symbol of Rome, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1990 and included, in 2007, among the…

25
Sep
2020
Posted in Rome

Treasures of Rome: The Mole Adriana, that is Castel Sant’Angelo

One of the most fascinating monuments in Rome, from a mausoleum for the emperor to a fortress…