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Sites to See in Rome – The City’s Most Infamous Stairway

From the Mamertine prison that dates back to the 4th century BC you can walk about 100 yards to reach two of Rome’s most popular museums in a wonderful square that was created by Michelangelo in the 14th century. And … Continue reading

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Sites to See in Rome – The City’s Most Infamous Prison

One of the most popular sites to visit in Rome is the Roman Forum, located immediately adjacent to the even more popular Coliseum. While it’s estimated that some 4 million visitors tour the coliseum, around 2.5 million make it over … Continue reading

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The Rebirth of Rome’s Most Beautiful Fountain

Legend tells us that over two-thousand years ago a young virgin led a group of thirty Roman soldiers to a spring near the ancient roadway known as the Via Collatina. And in 19 BC, an aqueduct was built that would … Continue reading

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