Category: Ancient Rome

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Travel in the Roman Forum

While spreading over various aspects of that unique phenomenon that was Romanesque, the story is always anchored at Augusto’s site, using creatively the remains of the Forum to try to make the stones as...

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Castel Sant’Angelo

The Mausoleum of Hadrian, usually known as Castel Sant’Angelo; is a towering cylindrical building in Parco Adriano, Rome, Italy. It was initially commissioned by the Roman EmperorHadrian as a mausoleum for himself and his family. The...

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Ara Pacis Museum

Ara Pacis Museum Address: Lungotevere in Augusta-Roma Web Site: en.arapacis.it Pubblic Transports: Subway (A/red) / Flaminio stop Access: ADM ticket needed The Ara Pacis Augustae (Latin, “Altar of Augustan Peace”; commonly shortened to Ara...

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Catacombs of St. Callixtus

CATACOMBS OF ST.CALLIXTUS Address : Via Appia Antica, 110/126 Web site : http://www.catacombe.roma.it/en/index.php Public Transports : From Stazione Termini: take Metro A (Anagnina) or bus 714 (Palazzo Sport) to the stop at St. John...

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Baths of Caracalla

BATHS OF CARACALLA (TERME DI CARACALLA) Address : Viale delle Terme di Caracalla Web site 1 : http://www.coopculture.it/en/heritage.cfm?id=6 Web site 2 : archeoroma.beniculturali.it/en/archaeological-site/baths-caracalla Public Transports : Subway (B-Blue) / Circo Massimo stop Access :...

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Circus Maximum

 CIRCO MASSIMO  Tips by Wiki crew : … a perfect pic-nic area 😉  Address : Via del Circo Massimo, Rome  Web site : turismoroma.it/cosa-fare/circo-massimo?lang=en  Public Transports : Subway / Circo Massimo stop  Access : free To an untrained eye...

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Mouth of the Truth

BOCCA DELLA VERITA’  Tips by Wiki crew : do not lie if you like your hand, and take a pic 😉  Address : Via della Greca, Rome  Web site : turismoroma.it/cosa-fare/bocca-della-verita?lang=en  Public Transports : Subway / Circo Massimo...

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Aventine Hill, Orange Garden & Key Hole

 AVENTINO, GIARDINO DEGLI ARANCI E IL BUCO DELLA SERRATURA  Tips by Wiki crew :  enjoy also the “Orange’s Garden” 😉  Address : Piazza dei Cavalieri di Malta, Rome  Web site : turismoroma.it/cosa-fare/bocca-della-verita?lang=en  Public Transports : Subway / Circo Massimo...