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Ancient Rome

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Colosseum Underground Arena and Upper Ring including Ancient Rome Tour

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If you love the culture and if you are impressed by old ruins then this is the place to be. Like many buildings and ruins in Rome this is showing how huge Rome was. You gonna like... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you love the culture and if you are impressed by old ruins then this is the place to be. Like many buildings and ruins in Rome this is showing how huge Rome was. You gonna like it to see this and letting your thoughts going to the time when the Roman Empire was still powerful.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

This area is about 30 minutes walk from the main bus station (Termini). This area, as well as the other archeological sites nearby, are truly magnificent. There is a lot of armed security on site so is also safe to visit. Highly recommended

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

It was so worth the money to hire a private guide to tour Ancient Rome -- Pantheon, Forum, Colosseum -- areas. We were referred by friends to Sonia Tavoletta. She brought the areas to life with background, historical context, and interesting stories. And she moved us quickly through the entrance lines and throngs of people. Ancient Rome sites are a... More 

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Ansbach, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

I must confess to be more interested in history from the Renaissance onwards but there is no better city to view ancient Roman buildings and artifacts.

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Ottawa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

Roman Empire and its ruins. A place where you can see the greatnes and amazing archtectural and engineering traits. A place where hundreds of years of antique history are still present. Many amazing buildings. Impressive architecture

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

Don't just go to the Colosseum. There is so much more to see like it! This is so much to see here. Go and take your time and look at everything and be in awe of what must have been so long ago that you can barely grasp it!

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Krakow, Poland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Larger area that covers all ancient sites it's a highlights of a visit to Rome and Italy in general. There is so many places to see and things to learn about whereabouts of Romans, few days at least to see most of it, but it's definitely worth it.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

Centrally located for all common tourist sites. Very quiet 3rd floor apartment with elevator. A wee bit frayed in decoration and structurally but clean. A piano, a kitchenette and 2 good sized bedrooms. The power went out a couple of times and I had to play electrician to flip the circuit breaker. I'd stay there again.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful ruins of ancient rome. So much to see! You can walk around here for hours. Bring water and your walking shoes. The history here is just amazing. So happy to be able to have been there and in Rome.

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely unmissable event- night guided tour through Forum of Caesar. Starts at 21:00. Amazing! Every visitor receives the earphones and goes through the forum. Then the adventure begins. You will be watching the ruins but they become alive and populated. You will be told about the realities of living in those times, then a brief account on the Julius Caesar... More 

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