Via Giulia was designed by Bramante on the orders of Pope Julius II. It is almost a kilometer long, and flanked by ... More
Via Giulia was designed by Bramante on the orders of Pope Julius II. It is almost a kilometer long, and flanked by magnificent palaces and churches dating from the 16th to the 18th Centuries. Check out Palazzo Falconieri , renovated by Borromini, who spent most of his time on the façade. Nowadays, this is a street known best for its refined antique shops, as well as being simply one of the most attractive streets in Rome.
Design of Villa Borghese began at the start of the 17th Century when Pope Paul V Borghese was elected. Its
style resembles that of city villas from 100 years earlier. The gardens were especially cared for—aviaries were added to ...
The elegant Palazzo Torlonia was built for Cardinal Andriano Castellesi da Corneto, secretary to Pope Alessandro VI Borgia, but he
never lived there. He let it before it was finished to Henry VIII of England who made it into ...
In the 4 BC, Circus Maximus was one of the largest stadia in Rome, with a capacity of 250,000 seated
spectators. It was the venue for horse racing, athletics tournaments and animal fighting. The last races held here were ...
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