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Day 17 - Rome

A travel blog entry by bss-tour-2013

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... of the inaugural games held by Titus in AD 80 describe it being filled with water for a display of specially trained swimming horses and bulls. There is also an account of a re-enactment of a famous sea battle between the Corcyrean (Corfiot) Greeks and the Corinthians. This has been the subject of some debate among historians; although providing the water would not have been a problem, it is unclear how the arena could have been waterproofed, nor would there have been enough space in ...

Il Colosso Escursione (The Colosseum Excursion)

A travel blog entry by sampat102012

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... were once a Church. This is because The Church regularly harvested building materials from other structures in Rome, but left alone all of the 1,000+ churches in Rome. In fact, most of the marble that today makes up St. Peter's Bacillica, resided for a thousand years on the walls of Palermo Palace. After leaving the Colosseum and the Palace we continued our journey past the state house, where guards stand 24 hrs a day. You are not allowed to ...

Religion and Ruins in Rome

A travel blog entry by jono.anita87

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... and the temperature dropped to comfortable levels we sat in a large courtyard and feasted on pasta dishes and wine before walking slowly back to our hotel, making sure to avoid seeing the Colosseum before our planned visit the following day.

With a more relaxed start to the day than previously, we headed off to see the Colosseum. The early morning lines were not too long yet and we soon got tickets for a guided tour of all floors of this famous attraction. Our ...

The Small Interlude

A travel blog entry by emand

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... Santi Cosma e Damiano, among others.

On Wednesday, I went to the Papal Audience in order to receive a blessing from Pope Francis. Although my spiritual views are heretical in relation to many points of modern Catholic theology, the energy was so positive and the atmosphere so vibrant that I didn't mind setting aside my different perceptions and just bask in the feelings of goodness.

The week closed with me going to the Church of Santa Maria ...

No matter how far or how wide I Rome...

A travel blog entry by patches_mcgee

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... peek inside), onto the Trevi Fountain and back again without once being hassled by the army of hawkers constantly attempting to lure tourists into their establishments. I have to admit, I felt a little bit proud and empowered by my brief jaunt about town - it's certainly not something the 'me' that walked the same streets a decade ago would have been capable of.

I returned to find Mum rested and ready for dinner. We had decided to ...

 

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