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Today I learned that the name of the city Roma, came from the word Amor meaning love. The name pretty much does it justice.

We were able to sleep in today. 411 kata lagi

Colosseum at Night

Loved seeing the Colosseum lit up.

Which of the GRAPES (Geography, Religion, Art/Architecture/Achievements, Political Systems, Economic Systems, Social Classes) do you see in this video? Explain in a post below. 6 kata lagi

Social Studies

Day 3 - Roma

After our late arrival to the meeting, we headed to see the Colosseum and the Forum. We stumbled across Gustando Roma, and I had some spaghetti. 606 kata lagi


Trapdoors at the Colosseum

The walls behind me were once beneath the floor of the Colosseum and were part of a complex system of hallways, tunnels and rooms to add the element of surprise to whatever was going in the Colosseum.  112 kata lagi


I guess the Colosseum was a pretty violent place

The Roman Colosseum, completed in the 1st Century CE is one of the most recognizable buildings from the ancient world, or any time period. It was built by Jewish prisoners of war when they tried to rebel against the Romans in Palestine and could hold 60,000 people. 26 kata lagi


Commune Travels Part 4 - Switzerland and Italy

We left Schladming on a 1.30am train. This meant huddling around in the freezing cold for about an hour beforehand which wasn’t the most pleasant of experiences. 1.101 kata lagi

Waiting in line at the Colosseum? Ain't Nobody Got Time for That

There are several ways to get your tickets for the Colosseum. The most common way is to wait on the super-long line at the Colosseum. Another way is to wait at the shorter, or non-existent, line at the Palatine Hill ticket window. 41 kata lagi