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February 23, 2012 Water Distribution A complex water distribution system ensured a constant flow of water from the Aqua Marcia aqueduct. Below the main...
posted on April 06, 2012
Fontana delle Tartarughe by day
February 24, 2012 The original fountain design called for four bronze dolphins on the upper vasque, supported by the upraised hands of the four young men. With...
posted on April 08, 2012
Terme di Caracalla (1)
February 23, 2012 The red-brick ruins of the Baths of Caracalla are situated southeast of ancient Rome's center. The baths were enormous buildings, with huge...
posted on April 02, 2012
February 23, 2012 In 1749, Pope Benedict XIV endorsed as official Church policy the view that the Colosseum was a sacred site where early Christians had been...
posted on April 11, 2012
February 26, 2012 The Tiber (Latin Tiberis, Italian Tevere) is the third-longest river in Italy, rising in the Apennine Mountains in Emilia-Romagna and flowing...
posted on April 22, 2012
February 23, 2012 Although in the 21st century it stays partially ruined because of damage caused by devastating earthquakes and stone-robbers, the Colosseum is...
posted on April 10, 2012
April 12, 2012 Erice is a historic town and comune in the province of Trapani in Sicily, Italy.
posted on April 28, 2012
Terme di Caracalla (3)
February 23, 2012 Construction of the Baths of Caracalla started in 212AD and was completed in 217AD. The complex was built during the reign of emperor...
posted on April 04, 2012
February 23, 2012 The Colosseum, or the Coliseum, originally the Flavian Amphitheatre (Latin: Amphitheatrum Flavium, Italian Anfiteatro Flavio or Colosseo), is...
posted on April 09, 2012
Terme di Caracalla (2)
February 23, 2012 The complex was actually a multifunctional leisure center and also housed gymnasiums, libraries, gardens, art galleries, restaurants and even...
posted on April 03, 2012
February 21, 23, 24 & 25, 2012 An aquila was the standard of a Roman legion formed in the shape of an eagle, which was carried by a special grade legionary...
posted on April 19, 2012
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posted on April 24, 2012
Statue of Lord Byron, Villa Borghese
February 24, 2012
posted on April 12, 2012
Tempio di Ercole Vincitore
February 26, 2012 The Temple of Hercules Victor ('Hercules the Winner') or Hercules Olivarius is an ancient edifice located in the Forum Boarium close to the...
posted on April 21, 2012
February 24, 2012 In the gardens of the Pincio, it was Giuseppe Mazzini's urging that lined the viali with busts of notable Italians.
posted on April 15, 2012