Tag: Rome

17
Jun
2021
Posted in Rome The Colosseum

Roman Summer 2021

This year, the Roman summer begins with EURO2020, the 2020 European Football Championship postponed to 2021 due…

11
Apr
2021
Posted in The Colosseum

Springtime in Rome 2021

Despite everything, it is spring. Nature knows no pandemics and also this year spring has arrived on…

24
Mar
2021
Posted in Ancient Rome Monuments Places of Rome Rome The Colosseum

Virtual Tours for Rome & Colosseum

“If you can’t go to the Colosseum, the Colosseum will come to you.” Surely it is not…

25
Jan
2021
Posted in Ancient Rome Places of Rome Rome

The origins of Rome: The Foro Boario

When Rome was founded, the Colosseum and the Roman Forum did not yet exist, the areas where…

25
Jan
2021
Posted in Places of Rome Rome

Wonders of Rome: The Sundial of S. Maria degli Angeli

The Basilica of S. Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri is the church born, inside the Baths…

13
Jan
2021
Posted in Places of Rome Rome

Places of Rome: Campo de’ Fiori

Campo de’ Fiori is a square in the historic center of Rome a few meters from Piazza…

08
Dec
2020
Posted in Rome

The Roman Forum (part. 3): The basilicas

The word Basilica was imported from Catholicism to indicate the largest and most important buildings of worship…

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…

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…

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…