Places to visit in Rome

The Circus Maximus

The Circus Maximus

Roman circuses were the most important centres of entertainment in the Roman cities, along with amphitheatres.The Circus Maximus, located between the Aventine and Palatine Hills, was a huge precinct, for 250,000 spectators. The […]

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Tiber Island

Tiber Island

Sitting pretty in the middle of the river, connecting Trastevere to the Jewish Ghetto. is the Tiber Island. Despite its central location, Tiber Island is a haven of peace and […]

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The Capitoline Hill

The Capitoline Hill

The Capitoline Hill is the smallest and most important of the seven hills of Ancient Rome. It was the focal point of politics and religion for the entire Roman Empire […]

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The Jewish Ghetto

The Jewish Ghetto

Where is the Jewish Ghetto in Rome? The quarter where the Jews were forced to reside for three centuries is at the center of the Italian capital. It’s a stone’s […]

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The legend of Saint Mary Major

The legend of Saint Mary Major

St. Mary Major’s is the largest church in Rome dedicated to the Virgin Mary, hence the name, and one of the first to be built in her honor. In fact, […]

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Campo de’ Fiori

Campo de’ Fiori

Campo de’ Fiori is one of the liveliest neighboorhood in Rome, a favorite gathering space at all hours of the day. It’s located between charming narrow streets, few steps from the Tiber and […]

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