Rome has been written about so many times that we’ve all seen variations on the cliché phrase “Rome wasn’t built in a day.” It got me thinking — how long did it take to build Rome, anyhow?Read More »Rome Wasn’t Built In a Day. So How Long Did It Take?
The Torre Argentina archeological area lies at the heart of Rome, both historically and geographically, but it has always been off-limits to visitors. Until now.Read More »Bulgari to Fund Torre Argentina Restoration in Rome
Last weekend the Domus Aurea, also known as Nero’s Golden Palace, became the latest attraction to offer visitors the chance to wear virtual reality headsets while touring the site.Read More »Ancient Ruins, Virtual Reality: Archaeological Sites Embrace VR For Enhanced Experiences
The Atlas of Ancient Rome, a gorgeous, new two-volume set edited by Andrea Carandini, promises to be an “authoritative archeological survey of Rome from prehistory to the early medieval period.” The slip-cased set is available now.Read More »The Atlas of Ancient Rome: Your New Favorite Coffee Table Book