Of all the places we visited so far, the one we are most fond of is the Puglia region, with its medieval città vecchie with narrow streets and grand churches, small coastal… 1,462 more words
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Question: What is Rome’s most famous ancient road called?
Answer: The Via Appia, or Appian Way, which visitors to Rome can still walk along. (The Romans built things to last.) Begun by Appius Claudius Caecus in 312 BC, it started in Rome and by 244 BC went all the way to Brundisium (Brindisi) on the Adriatic Sea, a distance of 365 miles (587 kilometres).