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Colosseum, Rome

Colosseum, largest and most famous ancient Roman amphitheater. The emperor Vespasian, who ruled Rome(Italy) from ad 69 to 79, began construction of the city’s Colosseum and his son, the Roman emperor Titus, dedicated it in ad 80. The Colosseum was completed by Vespasian’s younger son, Domitian, who succeeded Titus as emperor in 81. The structure … Continue reading »

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Tourist information about Rome, Italy

Rome (Italy), capital city of Italy and of Lazio (Latium) Region and Rome Province, on the Tiber River, in the central part of the country near the Tyrrhenian Sea. Vatican City, most of which is located in an enclave within Rome, is the seat of the papacy of the Roman Catholic church and has been … Continue reading »

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