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Skip-the-Line Colosseum and Gems of Rome Semi Private or Private Tour
"Everyone has heard about the Colosseum growing up so it is obviously a priority when you come to Rome. Built nearly 2000 years ago still today the Colosseum is one of the most iconic monuments in the history of mankind! But we don’t want to just show you the monument; we want to make it come alive for you. To relive the last moments of a gladiator to hear the roaring crowd of more than 60000 people and feel the awe that someone who’s first time in Rome would have felt at the grandeur and magnificence of the Eternal City.   Next you will walk along the Imperial Fora a series of public squares constructed between 46 B.C. and 113 A.D
From EUR60.00
 
Private Tour: Things to do in Rome and Vatican in Just One Day
"Morning Tour: The Colosseum and the Gems of RomeWalk into the shoes of the famous gladiators Commodus and Spartacus and prominent leaders Julius Caesar and Augustus in this first 3 hour skip the line tour. Place yourself in the centre of a large arena with over 60000 chanting spectators ready to watch you in all your glory – welcome to the Colosseum. This iconic symbol of Imperial Rome was used for gladiatorial contests and public spectacles such as mock sea battles animal hunts
From EUR99.00
 
Skip the Line: Ancient Rome and Colosseum Half-Day Walking Tour
"Start your tour near Oppian Hill – one of the famous Seven Hills of Rome -- to enjoy panoramic views of the Colosseum and then stroll down to it with your guide. As Rome’s premier crowd-drawing site the Colosseum regularly attracts long entrance lines. Skip them with your priority-access ticket and head straight inside for your small-group tour.As you walk around the Colosseum’s first and second tiers your guide will keep you entertained with tales of gladiators mock sea-battles and executions -- a fascinating insight into the amphitheater's gruesome past. Wander its circumference and learn what it must have been like when the crowds were roaring and the gladiator’s fate was decided by an emperor on a whim.< head outside and walk the short distance to the Roman Forum for an up-close look at some of Ancient Rome’s most evocative ruins. See sites like the Temple of Julius Caesar and the intriguing House of the Vestal Virgins before strolling up Palatine Hill to admire the views of the ruins below. Look down over Nero’s Circus Maximus
From EUR51.00

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The Colosseo

The most famous monument of ancient Rome is of course the Colosseo. It's original name is Flavian Amphitheatre. It was started by the Emperor Vespasian and completed by his son Titus and dedicated to...
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Gypsystravels
Dec 30, 2016

Most Visited Roman Landmark of Rome: Inside 4

final part of my pictures of the inside of the colosseum including the stations of the Cross, the Hypogenum and Arena.The Most Visited Roman Landmark of Rome is the famous Colosseum while the most...
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machomikemd
Jun 01, 2016

Most Visited Roman Landmark of Rome: Inside 3

part three of my pictures of the inside of the colosseum including the stations of the Cross, the Hypogenum and Arena.The Most Visited Roman Landmark of Rome is the famous Colosseum while the most...
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Jun 01, 2016

Most Visited Roman Landmark of Rome: Inside 2

part two of my pictures of the inside of the colosseum including the stations of the Cross, the Hypogenum and Arena.The Most Visited Roman Landmark of Rome is the famous Colosseum while the most...
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machomikemd
Jun 01, 2016

Most Visited Roman Landmark of Rome: Inside 1

this will be my pictures of the inside of the colosseum including the stations of the Cross, the Hypogenum and Arena.The Most Visited Roman Landmark of Rome is the famous Colosseum while the most...
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machomikemd
Jun 01, 2016

Most Visited Roman Landmark of Rome: Night View

this will be the night view pictures of the Colosseum taken from our tour bus.The Most Visited Roman Landmark of Rome is the famous Colosseum while the most famous Christian Landmark of Rome is the...
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machomikemd
Jun 01, 2016

Most Visited Roman Landmark of Rome: External

The Most Visited Roman Landmark of Rome is the famous Colosseum while the most famous Christian Landmark of Rome is the Saint Peter's Basilica and the most famous Rennaisane landmark of Rome is the...
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machomikemd
Jun 01, 2016

As we had seen 3000 times in TV

It's impossible to get surprised in some monuments, so popular that TV frequently delivers them at our homes. That happened in Rome with its most famous monuments. The Colosseum is stunning but... we...
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solopes
Mar 31, 2016

Incomplete Destruction

Barb's son wrote: My grandmother wanted to see the Coliseum. Our driver told us that people used parts of it to make other things, and that one of the popes tried to destroy it.Opening hours from 8:30...
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DEBBBEDB
Jan 28, 2016

Breathtaking!

Our first day arriving in Rome and we took the Metro bus down the block from our hotel to the Colosseum. I bought our tickets online ahead of time using the official ticket office of the Colosseum,...
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StarrTrekn
Jan 21, 2016

Marvel of Roman engineering and spectacle

The Colosseum is a Must-See Must-See. The Romans revered engineering and nowhere is this more evident than in the remarkably well preserved Colosseum. Brave the lines then head back away from the...
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jtuberville
Dec 17, 2015

Flavius Amphitheater

There is a prophecy made by the medieval monk Venerable Meda that says: "Rome will exist as long as the Colosseum does; when the Colosseum falls so will Rome;when Rome falls so will the world” It...
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xaver
Oct 07, 2015
 
 
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Roman Forum - Santa Francesca Romana

Dating back to the 10th century, la Basilica di Santa Francesca Romana (Frances of Rome) was originally called Santa Maria Nova. It is one of several churches located in the Roman Forum. The...
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Colonna dell'Immacolata

The Column of the Immaculate Mary (Colonna della Immacolata) is located just in front of the Spanish Embassy and along the border of Piazza Di Espagna and Piazza Piazza Mignanelli. This column was...
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Fontana dell'Acqua Paola - Il Fontanone

This Monumental fountain commemorats the reopening in 1612 of n aqueduct originally built by Emperor trajan in AD 109.The aqueduct was renamed the Acqua paola" after Paul V,the Borghese pope who...
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Campo Verano - Cimitero del Verano

I only set foot in this huge 'modern' cemetery because I wanted to visit a nearby church but there was a special Mass taking place which was followed by its afternoon closure. Rather than catch the...
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Arch of Constantine

The Arch is the largest Truimphal arch in Rome and has iron fences to block entry by gawking tourists, however you can take unlimited videos, pictures and selfies of the famous Arch. Constantine was...
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Domus Aurea

UPDATE: The Domus Aurea was closed due to heavy rains and fears of a collapse. But as of Feb. 7, 2007, it's "open for restoration" a special program allowing you to visit Nero's Golden Palace and see...
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