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Interior of the Pantheon, an ancient Roman temple built in honor of Roman gods. Constructed of concrete, it features a large dome with an oculus of 43.3 meters (142 ft) in diameter.

Interior of the Pantheon, an ancient Roman temple built in honor of Roman gods. Constructed of concrete, it features a large dome with an oculus of 142 ft. in diameter.

https://flic.kr/p/7mtdju | Rom, Forum Romanum,Titusbogen (Roman Forum, Arch of Titus) | Das Forum Romanum war das Zentrum des politischen, religiösen, kommerziellen und gerichtlichen Lebens im alten Rom. Nach dem Untergang des Reiches war das Forum jahrhundertelang in Vergessenheit geraten und diente sogar als Kuhweide. Nach der Rückkehr der Päpste aus Avignon setzte eine ungeheuere Bauwut ein, für die das Forum als Steinbruch benutzt wurde. Erst seit dem Beginn des 19. Jh. fand eine…

Arch of Titus, Rome, Italy. Built near the entrance to the Roman Forum in 81 CE, this triumphal arch is perhaps best known for its relief depicting the destruction and looting of the Jerusalem Temple by the Romans in 70 CE.

Ancient Roman graffiti inscribed on the Colosseum.

Run by an over-enthusiastic anthropology and ancient history student from New Zealand focusing on archaeology.

Florence is the birthplace of the Renaissance and is famous for its art, architecture, history and cultural heritage.  Check out my top 10  sites to see while visiting beautiful Florence.

Top 10 Things to Do in Florence, Italy

Top 10 Things to do and see in Florence, Italy // did pretty much all of these! Oh how I love Florence.

St.Peter's Basillica

St.Peter's Basillica

Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Assisi

Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Assisi

St. Francis of Assisi, disillusioned, coming home from the Crusades | Assisi, Italy | Photo by Katie Edwards

(he wanted to convert them, not kill them - p. Francis of Assisi, disillusioned, coming home from the Crusades