The greatest monuments of Rome
Buying trips to Italy and visiting Rome, every tourist should pay attention to its monuments, museums, fountains, charming squares and ancient buildings, whose age is so great that it is difficult to imagine that they still exist.
The Colosseum is an ancient monument, extant since the era of the existence of the Roman Empire. Its construction began in 72 ad and was completed 8 years later. According to the legend, on the opening day there was a bloody game, during which killed about five thousand animals. The main purpose of the Colosseum was to conduct battles between gladiators.
The area of the Colosseum was 19, 000 square meters, which was divided into 4 parts, each of which housed up to 70,000 spectators. Arena of the Coliseum was used for fights. And for a variety of battles, could use animals delivered discreetly through hidden lifts. In the year 438 the bloody game was banned, and, over time, the Colosseum was abandoned.
Roman Forum. It was built in the VI century BC in place of the huge swamp that had dried up due to the sewage pipes and system of pipes. The forum quickly became the main centre of social and political life of the Roman people. Over time, its territory was expanded and built up new temples, courts and palaces beautiful.
Pantoprazole a circular temple dedicated to the Roman gods. This building has been preserved very well, considering that it traces its history from the times of Ancient Rome. The base of the Pantheon dates back to 27 BC. Later this building became a Christian Church, which still kept the tombs of Rafael and Umberto I. it’s Hard not to notice the large dome of the Pantheon and the majestic marble finishes inside the building.
The baths of Caracalla are the most luxurious, and at the same time, hot mineral baths of the ancient city. They were constructed using the highest quality marble and had a rather complicated plumbing system that supplied the baths with hot water flows.
Also deserves special attention of tourists to neighbouring Spain, because a holiday in Spain can be combined with a magnificent excursion program in the country.