Hotel Villa Giulia
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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 ...
... people in attendance. Years later, the same type of architecture of these ancient Greek amphitheaters was re-established in Rome. Its seems that the Ancient Romans used the design of these ancient Greek amphitheaters in the development of there own entertainment facilities. The architectural design of the large stone amphitheater even resembled the inside design of the Colosseum, built centuries ...
... 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 ...
On Monday, January 5, our group visited the Valley of the Temples, otherwise known as Valle dei Templi. In my opinion, I thought that it was the coolest site we visited in Sicily. The three temples we visited were the Temple of Juno, Concordia, and Heracles. These temples are fascinating examples of Greek architecture that were constructed well over 2,000 years ...
... 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 ...