Thursday, November 6, 2014

Fun Things To Do In Rome

Things to do in ROME
Capital city of Italy, Rome is one of the most beautiful places in the world. It's connection with history is strong. There are so many historical sites which, one must visit when traveling to Rome. In this post, I am going to share the 5 must-visit places in Rome.
Here goes the list:


The Pantheon:

Built around 120 BC, it was originally dedicated to major Roman Gods by Emperor Hadrian. In the 600s, it was consecrated as a church

St. Peter's:

Over 2,000 years of Roman and Christian history are represented and found in the history of St. Peter's. It is the papal seat and the centre of the Catholic Church.

The Colosseum:

Commissioned by Emperor Vespasian in the 700s, the Colosseum was originally used as a sports complex where gladiators fought.

Piazza Navona:

Built in the 1st century BC, it sits upon the ruins of the ancient Circus Domitianus. The ancient Romans came here to watch the agones ("games"), and hence it was known as 'Circus Agonalis' (competition

Trevi Fountain:

It is among the most stunning fountains in the world with beautiful Baroque architecture.

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