Antichi Ricordi Bed & Breakfast
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... depicting Greek mythology, the rise of the Roman Empire, and specific uses of certain rooms indicate the life and style of art that's seen by the Ancient Roman culture in Rome today. The Romans would've used the villa as a living space, dining area, bathing location, etc. It was easy to tell that the villa was a ...
... rested on. When we got to what seemed like the highest point of the city, we entered a small Greek amphitheater. The amphitheater still had some remains of ancient columns and arches behind the stage that were built a couple hundred years BC. From the stands of the amphitheater, there was a magnificent view overlooking the ocean. Although the amphitheater was small in size, the view ...
... a town on the coast, temples that the Greeks built to honor their gods two and a half millenniums ago still stand today. Greece became very powerful and traveled all over the Mediterranean. Where ever they set foot, they would construct temples to assure the gods were on their side. With remarkable architecture and using local stone, large Doric columns arose that help up ...
... fact that they are still standing is magnificent in itself. All of these temples were located at the top of an enormous hill, which indicates that they were highly regarded by the ancient Greek culture. The temples were created to show honor and respect to the gods of Greek mythology, and they could be seen from miles away. The view from the temples on top of ...
... also depict exotic animals. The craftsmen were most likely from North Africa. The marble came from all over the Mediterranean and includes Egyptian and African alabaster. Therefore, this villa contains the best craftsmanship and artistic resources of the known world. This shows the wealth and enormity of the Roman Empire at the time the villa was built. What the villa tells us about those who built it, is ...