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Colosseum, Rome

The Colosseum is listed as one of the New7Wonders of the World.

There are two facts impressed me mostly after visiting this tourist object.

This huge and complicated engineering construction has been built just in seven years. The Colosseum is an immense work of engineering, and needed professional, skilled workers. Slaves would only have been used in the quarries to quarry the stone needed.

Nowadays we can see just skeleton of that beautiful masterpiece. It happened not just because of time and nature disasters but people. All the numerous statues and marble tiles from exterior and interior decor have been robbed by Romans to build their own palaces. Even Vatican took place in that robbery.

Only one’s imagination can draw the real view of this Architectural, Engineering and Art Masterpiece.


10 responses

  1. Discover and Explore

    Nice share.

    July 16, 2019 at 5:35 am

  2. redheadedroam2europe

    Incredible photographs

    July 15, 2019 at 8:40 pm

  3. Great photos 🧡

    July 7, 2019 at 6:34 am

  4. Love your interior shots especially.

    June 30, 2019 at 12:45 pm

    • Thank you, Cindy. The main impression while there or in other similar place is to imagine that you are the witness of eternity! You can see, touch and even feel the things 2000 year old! Wow!!!

      June 30, 2019 at 4:55 pm

  5. Reblogged this on Vijayagiri views.

    June 30, 2019 at 10:10 am

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