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Arena, Arena

What does ‘arena’ mean to you? Is it a ‘stadium’? … or a Latin word?

I learned while visiting the Colosseum in Rome that the arena floor was covered in sand. 65 more words


Roman Holi-2-day

The view of  outside of Sara’s (our host) apartment in San Giovanni.

On our way to the apartment on Via Latina.

Roma was our first stop on our Italian adventure – days 1-2. 419 more words



We made it to Rome yesterday. It’s such a different pace than the laid back Levanto, but I seem to be adjusting well by eating really good food and doing tons of shopping. 46 more words

Rome: Have you ever seen the Colosseum from the inside?

One of the new 7 wonders of the world.
I think it’s magnificent!


An Ancient City

Against the Tevere River in central Rome is a city in ruins. The fallen city is divided into three sections; Foro Romano, Palatino and the Colosseo. 296 more words