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Via Appia, "Regina viarum"

Via Appia, "Regina viarum"

Adaptive Reuse of Ancient Buildings in Rome

Adaptive Reuse of Ancient Buildings in Rome

TITULUS, DOMUS ECCLESIAE DE ROMA, casas de 5 ó + pisos que originaban bloques de pisos: las insulae.Sitios donde las comunidades cristinas pudieron pasar desapercibidas.

With the use of concrete Romans were able to build large story apartment housing structures.

Calle del imperio romano

Calle del imperio romano

Six ancient residences, or 'domus', at archaeological excavations of Pompeii have re-opened to visitors

The newly restored dwellings of Pompeii unveiled in £3m spruce up

*POMPEII, ITALY ~ Six ancient residences, or 'domus', at archaeological excavations of Pompeii have re-opened to visitors

A reconstruction of a Roman domus, or a house. Much like in large cities of today, only the wealthy could afford a true house in the city. Houses often had storefronts that they rented out to tenants which speaks to the expense of maintaining a household (and slaves).

A reconstruction of a Roman domus, or a house. Much like in large cities of today, only the wealthy could afford a true house in the city. Houses often had storefronts that they rented out to tenants which speaks to the expense of maintaining a household

Build the Colosseum

Travel n' Stuff 4 Kids: Rome, Italy: Build Constantine's Arch and the Colosseum

The library of Celsus is an ancient Roman building in Ephesus, Anatolia Source: avgustaoktavia

Library of Celsus, an ancient Roman building in Ephesus, Anatolia (now part of Selcuk, Turkey), completed in 135 AD. The library was built to store scrolls and to serve as a monumental tomb for a Roman senator. by Canankk

Piramide di Caio Cestio is an ancient pyramid in Rome, near the Porta San Paolo and the Protestant Cemetery. It stands at a fork between two ancient roads, the Via Ostiensis and another road it is today one of the best-preserved ancient buildings in Rome.

The Pyramid of Cestius (in Italian, Piramide di Caio Cestio or Piramide Cestia) is an ancient pyramid in Rome, Italy, near the Porta San Paolo and the Protestant Cemetery.

Mosaic of a cubiculum (bedroom) of the Roman villa del Casale in Piazza Armerina, Sicily.

Mosaic of a cubiculum (bedroom) of the Roman villa del Casale in Piazza Armerina, Sicily.

The Colosseum or Coliseum also known as Flavian Amphitheatre an elliptical amphitheatre built in 80AD is probably the most impressive building of the Roman Empire. Rome, Italy    |    15 Most Colorful Shots of Italy

15 Most Colorful Shots of Italy

*ITALY ~ The Colosseum or Coliseum also known as Flavian Amphitheatre an elliptical amphitheatre built in is probably the most impressive building of the Roman Empire.

Ancient Roman Kitchen - http://www.inblogg.com/ancient-roman-kitchen/

in jewry wall museum Leicester Uk. The table, frying pan and shelves haven't changed much in about 2000 years. Pretty bad photo sharpened which makes it worse. It was gloomy.

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Portfolio of the Week - Fernando Baptista

The Column of Trajan was constructed in 113 CE to remind the citizens of Rome about the two military victories of Roman emperor Trajan in a war in Dacia, which is