The Eternal City

Rome, Italy


The Colosseum was originally named the Flavian Amphitheatre and the largest amphitheatre ever built in the Roman Empire and one of the greatest works of Roman architecture and engineering. Construction started around 70 A.D. and the amphitheatre featured gladiator battles, sea battles, animal hunts, executions and reenactments of famous battles.

colosseum2 colosseum20a

Links to Our Visit in 2009 to Italy

Rome Home Page
The Arch of Constantine
The Arch of Titus
The Roman Forum
Santa Maria della Vittoria
Piazza Navona
Four Rivers Fountain
Castel Sant'Angelo
Pont San Angelo
Vatican City
Trevi Fountain

To Our Site Index Page
Comments About Italy
Thank you for visiting our site.