My time in Rome has officially started! After waiting out the transportation strike, we have finally been able to tour the city a bit more. One of my bucket list items was visiting the Giardino degli Aranci (The Orange Garden). 340 more words
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A perennial BBC 6Music favourite, Agnes Obel is returning with her third album Citizen of Glass. Having impressed audiences and critics in her native Denmark and other countries in Europe with her debut album, … 274 more words
This Mithraeum (sometimes named the Mithraeum of the Circus Maximus due to its proximity to the famous public space) dates from the second/third century AD. Below I have attempted to reconstruct the colours that would have adorned the marble relief dedicated to Mithras, showing him slaying the bull.