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Address: Raml Station Square | At Kom El Dekka near the Roman Museum, Alexandria, Egypt
Phone Number: 4902904
Description: Built in the 2nd century AD, this Roman amphitheater has 13 semicircular...
Built in the 2nd century AD, this Roman amphitheater has 13 semicircular tiers made of white and gray marble.
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Nice site, actually I liked the peace most of all

The amphitheatre is an interesting place to visit. Ok, there are more beautiful ones in the world, but this one is nice. Do not forget to take a look at the house of the birds... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
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Nuenen, The Netherlands
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Nuenen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

The amphitheatre is an interesting place to visit. Ok, there are more beautiful ones in the world, but this one is nice. Do not forget to take a look at the house of the birds. You do not have to buy a ticket. It was closed, you can get the idea of the mansion from looking inside through the glass.... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

You can walk around the Amphitheatre without being pestered by people purporting to be guides, we were never approached and freely wandered and able to take as many photographs as we wanted. Well worth a visit, in fact would say it is a must see!

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Orange Park, Florida, United States
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33 reviews 33 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

This was one of the few historical sites we visited that seemed put together. There's currently a Polish excavation project in the works there which was fun to watch.

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Athens, Greece
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141 reviews 141 reviews
83 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

its amazing place. everybody can see it. our history. i visited it twice with my friends and family .

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Cairo, Egypt
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169 reviews 169 reviews
42 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

This archeological complex is one of the hidden gems of Alexandria. The most famous part of it is the impressive roman amphitheater. But the complex has a lot more to offer. Including study chambers, a roman bath, a residential quarter, a house (named: Bird's house) with amazing mosaics, and a display of ancient artifacts recovered from the sea. The information... More 

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Gatineau, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

This little villa is a great way to spend an hour or 2. The roman ruins are magnificent without being too much. The Villa with the beautiful tiles shows you a great picture you must see.

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Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
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40 reviews 40 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Definitely not worth the trip, you have to pay more to see the whole site and it's not that interesting.

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Brisbane, Australia
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71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

This Roman theater and the surrounding ruins was only discovered in the mid 20th century so the theater is in great condition. Make sure you stand in the orators position and test the acoustics. Incredible. Try quoting some Shakespeare.

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Padua, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

This is an interesting historic site uncovered only relatively recently . Its well preserved and much excavation is still being done nearby. There are lots of other statues in the area to see.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015 via mobile

Well unless your really into this type of thing I would stay away. Its not all that large and a lot of the area is closed of or you then have to pay extra to see more

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