Take a Midday Stroll Through Ancient Rome!
What was it like to be a citizen of Ancient Rome and walk between the columns of the Pantheon? Luckily for us, this extremely detailed digital reconstruction offers us all a unique glimpse of everyday life in Ancient Rome, focusing on the key architectural landmarks of the magnificent city.
Incredible! A Glimpse Into What Ancient Rome Looked Like
Touring the ruins of the city of Rome, I cannot help but wish to get a glimpse of what Ancient Rome must have looked like in all its splendor.
Meet Every Known Type of Gladiator from Ancient Rome
We’ve all heard or read stories about the gladiators of Ancient Rome. But did you know that each of these gladiators used unique equipment based on their fighting style?
10 Truly Bizarre Facts About Life in Ancient Rome
We associate Ancient Rome with its many pivotal achievements - democracy, city-building, philosophy, and art.
Trivia Quiz: 12 Questions About Ancient Rome!
An ancient culture, the Roman Empire nonetheless left a huge mark on the world. It made many social innovations as well as physical inventions, and we use a lot of what they discovered today.
QUIZ: What Would Be Your Job in Ancient Rome?
Content QUIZ: What Would Be Your Job in Ancient Rome? quiz If you lived back then, what career would you have had? Take our quiz to find out!
These Ancient Roman Buildings Amaze Architects to This Day
The architects of Ancient Greece and Rome laid the groundwork for modern city building, devising such key concepts as the arch, the column, and they even invented concrete. Just think about it, some of the roads they built two thousand years ago are still used as such to this day!
Ancient History Comes to Life With These Reconstructions
The famous figures of ancient Greece and Rome have fascinated all of us for ages. After all, this was one of the most remarkable periods of the past, lasting almost 900 years, featuring some of the most influential people – from powerful emperors to esteemed philosophers – in history.
Discover the Weirdest Foods From Ancient Roman Cuisine
However, while you may salivate at the thought of tasting delicious Italian dishes today, you may have had your stomach in knots had you lived in ancient Rome. In this video, you will get to discover some of the weirdest foods from ancient Roman cuisine.
Astounding! The Sound of 14 Ancient Languages of the World
The same way we're used to hearing English spoken on the streets today, the streets of ancient cities worldwide were filled with chatter in the Egyptian, Latin, and Mayan tongues, to name just a few.
7 Ancient Buildings That Have Survived the Test of Time
When we talk of ancient structures or buildings, we immediately think of the Great Pyramid of Giza, the tower of Jericho, or the Colosseum. However, there are plenty of other amazing ancient constructions that are still in use today.
The Full Glory of a Golden Rome...
Peter’s Square, the Basilica of which the apostle, Saint Peter, is said to be buried (and therefore many Popes too), there is a vast ancient obelisk, the only one in Rome to survive from antiquity.
5 Ancient Ruins Brought to Life Again With Modern Tech
Ancient sites in any part of the world are important as they are reminders of our past and are a huge part of humanity’s history.
This Is What the City of Rome Looked Like 1700 Years Ago
The plaster model is a 1:250 scale facsimile of the imperial city of Rome circa 306-337 AD, at which point the city had reached its largest dimensions.
Tour Rome's Museums Without Even Leaving Your Front Door
I have just come across the most superb interactive guide to the museums that Rome, Italy has to offer. This guide to 10 amazing museums in Rome has had me experiencing the great city as if I were there in the flesh; and now I invite you to take the same enchanting tour as me!
This Ancient Civilization Just Mysteriously Vanished
Centuries before ancient Greece and Rome were even a thing, the archipelago of Malta was inhabited by a mysterious civilization that built enormous temples and left numerous artifacts that survive to this day.
Intriguing Facts About Being An Audience at The Colosseum
Imagine how it would feel if you were suddenly transported to Ancient Rome, straight onto one of the stands in the great Colosseum? This Grand amphitheater was witness to some riveting sports and entertainment activities that enthralled the spectators.
Incredible Ancient Ruins Restored to Their Former Glory
Thankfully, a team of artists has digitally recreated what, according to experts, these ancient ruins looked like back then. So, from Angkor Wat in Cambodia to Roman baths in England, take a look at how truly magnificent the below ruins were: 1.
Common Misconceptions About the Roman Empire
Ancient Rome was such an iconic and impressive civilization that we keep discussing it even today. And with all this chatter about art, empires, togas, Caligula's favorite horse, and Roman banquets, some of the facts must have been overheard and then repeated all wrong. Why are we saying this?
These 10 Ancient Practices Will Completely Baffle You!
Ancient people believed that animal dung could be used to cure and treat different diseases. For example, women in ancient Greece believed that crocodile dung was a powerful contraceptive and inserted it into their vaginas. In ancient Egypt, warriors applied animal feces to their wounds.
15 Colossal Buildings Built by Ancients That Still Stand
Basilica of Santa Sabina, Rome, Italy - 432AD source This basilica has remained unchanged ever since it was constructed some 16 centuries ago. It is the oldest extant Roman basilica in the city of Rome. 5.
Uncover the Secrets of Pompeii’s Greatest Treasures
The ancient city was buried by an eruption of Mount Vesuvius centuries ago. The volcanic eruption wiped out all life from the region. However, over the past several years, archeologists have found numerous hidden treasures from the site which have given us a glimpse of how the Ancient Romans lived.
Amazing Discovery - a Fast Food Stall Uncovered in Pompeii
Archaeologists recently discovered an Ancient Roman snack bar in exceptionally good condition in Pompeii. The street food stall, known as a thermopolium in Latin, is decorated with vibrant and detailed frescoes of animals and dieties. What did they serve?
This Is How 11 Ancient Roman Ruins Looked Like In the Past
Ancient Rome is the birthplace of modern Western culture. One of the greatest accomplishments of this ancient civilization is its splendid architecture, the likes of which is difficult to see in any other corner of the Earth.