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Guided tour of Colosseum and Roman Forum
Colosseum: drawing of the Flavian Amphitheater
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Piazza Navona, History and Architecture

Piazza Navona

Piazza Navona, one of the most beautiful and famous squares in Rome and the world, is one of the splendid Baroque masterpieces with works by Bernini and Borromini. It was built on the perimeter of the ancient Domitian Stadium.

Villa Borghese: History and what to see

Villa Borghese

Villa Borghese is one of the largest parks in Rome. Built on the will of Cardinal Scipione Borghese, it houses prestigious neoclassical and nineteenth-century buildings. The beauty of the picturesque gardens and the park’s attractions make it one of the most attractive green spaces in Europe.

Trevi fountain: History and Architecture

The Trevi Fountain

The Trevi fountain is one of the most famous sites in Rome. In Late Baroque style, it is the spectacular termination of the ancient Acqua Vergine aqueduct, fed by natural springs. It features in several movies, including Fellini’s “La Dolce Vita”, and visitors to Rome enjoy continuing the time-honoured custom of throwing a coin into its waters so that they will return to the Eternal City one day.

Basilica of St. John in Lateran (San Giovanni in Laterano)

Basilica of St. John in Lateran

“Omnium urbis et orbis Ecclesiarum Mater et Caput. The Mother of all the Churches of Rome and of the world ” . Thus is known the Papal Archbasilica of San Giovanni in Laterano , the cathedral church of Rome and the official ecclesiastical seat of the Bishop, the Pope. Flanked by saints and doctors of the Church, a 7 meter high statue […]

Basilica of Saint Peter's: The Center of Christianiity in Rome

Saint Peter’s Basilica

Saint Peter’s Basilica, located in the Vatican City, is considered one of the Catholic Church’s holiest sites and foremost pilgrimage destinations, which marks the burial site of Saint Peter, Christ’s foremost apostle and the first ever pope. This is where Peter’s successor, the present pope, presides over religious rituals and celebrations.

Ara Pacis - Altar of Peace in Rome

Ara Pacis

The Ara Pacis is an exciting example of Roman sculpture in the early times. The altar of pease is the monument that commemorates the victories of Augustus and symbolizes the establishment of peace in the Roman Empire  (the “Pax”, a particularly vital concept during the reign of Augustus) after about one hundred years of wars. […]

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