Rome Holidays


One of the symbols of Rome, the Colosseum, the largest amphitheater built during the Roman Empire, one of the greatest works of Roman architecture. In addition to the Roman Forum it is located in the east. In size 48.5 m high, 156 m wide and 189 m long. Cr. U. approx. -70-72 to 80 was built, it was inaugurated by Titus. 50-80 has been able to accommodate thousands of spectators.

Gladiatorial, in animal fighting and other performances used. The scene of public executions as well. Not only ruined the look of the iron will of the times, but also earthquakes and stone robbers also owes.

Roman Forum

Between the Capitol and the Palatine Hill, the Coliseum is located west of the center of ancient Rome, which is now fully explored, so the locals and tourists can easily imagine the hustle and bustle once was, and the prestigious culture to flourish. The Roman Forum in Rome was a judgment of political life, and the trade center. The Roman Forum had many different gods (eg. Saturn, Janus, Vesta, Concordia) dedicated to the church, where it was in the Senate, the firing of these is basilicas, palace remains, found in the ruins of a triumphal arch and four. The memories cr. u. 1-6. derived century. Night driving can also be held when the moonlight admire the preserved ruins of bygone times. The Forum, the Palatine hill, respectively. can be clearly seen from the side of the so admire without tickets to the temples, triumphal arches, but who specifically, I would like to see more, respectively. Due to the Colosseum combined ticket, you should buy a ticket.

Trevi Fountain

One of the most famous and most beautiful in the world a lot of people are thrown into the fountain coins, as the belief is that who has his back, over the shoulder throw money into the well, the return to Rome. This is Rome’s largest fountain – 26 meters high and 49 meters wide. The baroque fountain was built by Nicola Salvi’s plans, and was finished by 1762, it has been restored several times (most recently in 1998, and now, in 2015 as well). The money coinsl about a day. Euro 3000 have been collected, which amount collected at the end of the day.

Spanish Steps

Europe’s longest and widest outdoor stage, the Romans is a favorite meeting place consists of 138 tread, built between 1723-1725, and was last renovated in 1995.

He called on the Spanish Steps, it is still found in the Embassy of Spain. Although it could be more French stage: the existence in no small measure to a French diplomat Étienne Gueffiernek owes who donated 20 thousand Scudit build the staircase. In addition to stunning beauty mood, always full of locals, tourists, young people and couples in love, often about guitar music. The staircase is even more beautiful in May, when azalea flanked.
The stairs lead to the Trinita dei ordained in 1585 Monti church, which is located in front of the Obelisco Sallustiano, one of the Egyptian obelisk in Rome, at the bottom of the stairs is a charming square (Piazza di Spagna) and a Baroque fountain built in 1627-29 to be seen.

Vatican City, St. Peter’s. Basilica

The Vatican is one of the world’s small enclave (a country that is located entirely in the territory of another country) are. This is the smallest country in the 44-hectare area of the country’s existence since 1929, 842 of the world’s population count. The small country’s main attractions include St. Peter’s Square and Basilica of St. Peter’s Basilica, the Sistine Chapel, and of course the wonderful 14 Vatican museums.

The Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano, that St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome is one of the four great basilica. The Renaissance-style basilica was built between 1506-1626. The most prominent building in the Vatican basilica and dome dominates Rome’s skyline. The basilica is astounding dimensions, almost indescribable, but we are trying to do. Until 1989 it was the largest Catholic church in the world, when Ivory Coast’s capital, the basilica is located Yamoussoukroban ahead.

It covers an area of 15160 m2 (2.3 hectares), and a capacity of more than 60 thousand people, so it could fit eg. Veszprem population! Its length is 211 meters, a maximum width of 186 meters and a maximum height of 132 meters. Between the church, a number of major works of art by Michelangelo Piétája definitely be emphasized that only the artist’s work signal. Immediately after the entrance, to the right. The St. Peter’s. Basilica was designed by Michelangelo’s magnificent dome by elevator and then by climbing up 320 steps to reach a magnificent view of Rome. During a tour of the ceiling of the basilica to view up close.
If the Aventine hill walking, do not forget to look through St. Peter’s Basilica “Rome keyhole”, interesting, memorable, unique experience. The famous keyhole gate of the Order of Malta in Rome, the Piazza dei Cavalieri di Malta address.

Castel Sant’Angelo

Hadrian’s mausoleum, better known as the Castel Sant’Angelo, Hadrian, a Roman mausoleum built by the governor himself and his family. The AD-139 is ready to burial site gigantic dimensions only outperforms the pyramids. Fortress and várként worked nearly a thousand years, and today a museum in it. Here you will find the tomb of Hadrian, 1280 from a sheltered route connecting the Vatican to Castel Sant’Angelo, the popes thus served as havens, and from then on castle worked in the 16th century, a chapel was built to it. Castel Sant’Angelo was named after angel statue at the top of the fortress. In addition to the pope staterooms torture chamber can be viewed here, and a great collection of weapons in the basement.
The bridge leading to Castel Sant’Angelo, the Ponte Sant’Angelo, Rome, considered by many the most beautiful bridge. It built from 134 to 139, and was also built by Hadrian. The bridge Peter and Paul’s statue and decorated with 10 angels, but the angels were only up to the bridge in the 17th century, Bernini, and thanks to his students.

Lido di Ostia Antica and Ostia beach

Ostia Antica is already further out from the city, but the history of the attractions for those interested compulsory, in addition to a trip to the seaside relaxation also may be linked to – or even to connect to the bathing Ostia Antica viewing. However, it should be added that in Lido di Ostia, “Rome Beach” is always very crowded in the summer. View Ostia Antica, and bathing in the sea can be a full-day tour of central Rome.
Ostia Antica Rome 2,000 years ago was a bustling port town.

You have the beach, located at the mouth of the Tiber, but the river is now flowing elsewhere, and also the sea receded. Cr. U. in the 4th century began to decline, though no longer inhabited 1,000 years. The archaeological park is simply huge, crawl can take several hours. The ancient buildings and magnificent frescoes and mosaics remain very much. In fact, like Pompeii, we can view an entire ancient city. You can almost feel it walking from the old port town feel of church buildings, homes, and the Forum of markets.

They must travel to Rome and personally admire, because so many of the attractions that you cannot describe everything. They need to see the sights in person. Tourists flock to Rome.