Tag Archives: Rome

Aerial City Views: Rome – Capital Of Italy (8K Video)

Rome, Italian Roma, historic city and capital of Roma  provincia  (province), of Lazio regione (region), and of the country of Italy. Rome is located in the central portion of the Italian peninsula, on the Tiber River about 15 miles (24 km) inland from the Tyrrhenian Sea. Once the capital of an ancient republic and empire whose armies and polity defined the Western world in antiquity and left seemingly indelible imprints thereafter, the spiritual and physical seat of the Roman Catholic Church, and the site of major pinnacles of artistic and intellectual achievement, Rome is the Eternal City, remaining today a political capital, a religious centre, and a memorial to the creative imagination of the past. Area city, 496 square miles (1,285 square km); province, 2,066 square miles (5,352 square km). Pop. (2011) city, 2,617,175; province, 3,997,465; (2007 est.) urban agglom., 3,339,000; (2016 est.) city, 2,873,494; province, 4,353,738.

Bike Tours: ‘Park Of The Aqueducts’ – Rome (4K)

Ancient Park of the Aqueducts (Parco degli Acquedotti) in Rome located just outside the city on  the Appian Way. The Roman water system consisted of artificial channels for conveying water and run for some or all of their path through tunnels constructed underground. There are three Roman aqueducts which gave a possibility for Roman inhabitants to receive 1.000 liters of water per each person daily in 52 A.D.

Travel Guide: ‘Rome – How To Plan Your Trip’ (Video)

Here’s a quick rundown of essentials you need to know before planning your trip to the spectacular city of Rome in Italy’s Lazio region.

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​ Introduction 00:05​ The Basics 00:15​ Airports 00:31​ Public Transport 01:15​ Key Phrases 01:35​ Best Time to Visit 01:51​ Five Neighborhoods to Visit 03:18​ Landmarks 04:24​ Etiquette 04:54​ Cuisine

Walks: ‘Tiber Island’ In Rome, Italy (4K UHD Video)

The Tiber Island is the only island in the part of the Tiber which runs through Rome. Tiber Island is located in the southern bend of the Tiber. The island is boat-shaped, approximately 270 metres long and 67 metres wide, and has been connected with bridges to both sides of the river since antiquity.

Video timeline: 0:00​ – [Brief Intro] 1:40​ – [Tiber Island walk begins] 1:50​ – [Fabricius Bridge – Oldest bridge in Rome of 62 a.C.] 4:00​ – [Via di Ponte Quattro Capi] 4:28​ – [S.Bartolomeo all’Isola Square] 5:16​ – [View of Cestio Bridge] 5:46​ – [St.John Hospital on the right] 8:00​ – [Walking around the island] 15:41​ – [The roman marble shape of the Boat that famously was used to bring Asclepius’ statue to the island – it’s still visible the symbol of the snake around the ship mast] 17:37​ – [Southern bank of the island]

Walks: ‘Piazza Navona’ In Rome, Italy (4K UHD Video)

A walking in a Sunday morning in 𝗥𝗼𝗺𝗲 , Italy, in and around 𝗣𝗶𝗮𝘇𝘇𝗮 𝗡𝗮𝘃𝗼𝗻𝗮. Very quiet weekend day, good weather in this day of winter.

Piazza Navona is a public open space in Rome, Italy. It is built on the site of the Stadium of Domitian, built in the 1st century AD, and follows the form of the open space of the stadium. The ancient Romans went there to watch the agones, and hence it was known as “Circus Agonalis”.

Video timeline: 0:00​ – [Brief Intro] 2:05​ – [Piazza Navona] 4:36​ – [Sant’Agnese in Agone Church *tour inside* – (info on subtitles)] 6:50​ – [Piazza Navona] 8:00​ – [*Fontain of Moro* – 1654 – (info on subtitles)] 9:32​ – [Via della Cuccagna] 10:20​ – [Piazza dei Massimi] 11:40​ – [Piazza S.Andrea della Valle] 12:36​ – [Corso VIttorio Emanuele II] 14:00​ – [Piazza di S.Pantaleo] 14:30​ – [Via della Cuccagna] 15:30​ – [Via di Pasquino] 16:25​ – [Via di S.Maria dell’Anima] 19:20​ – [Vicolo della Pace] 22:43​ – [Piazza del Fico] 23:10​ – [Vicolo del Fico] 24:13​ – [Via di Monte Giordano] 26:10​ – [Via del Corallo] 27:31​ – [Via del Governo Vecchio] 29:18​ – [Via di Parione] 31:33​ – [Via del Teatro Pace] 32:55​ – [Vicolo dei Granari] 34:00​ – [Via di S.Maria dell’Anima] 35:00​ – [Piazza di Pasquino] 36:00​ – [Via del Governo Vecchio] 37:30​ – [Vicolo Savelli] 38:48​ – [Corso Vittorio Emanuele II] 40:10​ – [Via dei Leutari] 41:45​ – [The *Talking Statue* of Pasquino – (info on subtitles) – it reads **This city, now old, by everyone is cheated, everyone says “great beauty”, but noone caresses you, it’s because they forgot, that in the past you founded them, My Rome, let them see, if you get enraged what can happen!*] 43:00​ – [Piazza Navona]

Walking Tours: Campo De’ Fiori In Rome (4K Video)

A Sunday walk during lunchtime in beautiful 𝗖𝗮𝗺𝗽𝗼 𝗱𝗲’ 𝗙𝗶𝗼𝗿𝗶 , 𝗱𝗼𝘄𝗻𝘁𝗼𝘄𝗻 𝗥𝗼𝗺𝗲, Italy.

Campo de’ Fiori is a rectangular square south of Piazza Navona in Rome, Italy, at the border between rione Parione and rione Regola. It is diagonally southeast of the Palazzo della Cancelleria and one block northeast of the Palazzo Farnese. Campo de’ Fiori, translated literally from Italian, means “field of flowers”.

Ancient Architecture: ‘Temple Of Purtunus’ In Rome, Italy (4K Video)

The Temple of Portunus or Temple of Fortuna Virilis is a Roman temple in Rome, Italy, one of the best preserved of all Roman temples. Its dedication remains unclear, as ancient sources mention several temples in this area of Rome, without saying enough to make it clear which this is.