This amphiteatre has almost two thousands years history. Touch the stones, that had seen the Ancient Rome.
Every Rome tour begins with the Colosseum. Buy the tickets on the official web-site to avoid the queues.
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Where to do?
The Colosseum is number one in the to-see-list for Italy and has almost 2000-years history with the fights of the gladiators and the dramatic shows.57
every half an hour a tour starts, the price is €4.5.
Tips and hints
buy a combined ticket for €12 at the box office in the Roman Forum: the price includes Roman Forum, the Colosseum and the Palatine.
More things to do in Rome
Try an authentic Italian dessert in its homeland, where it is prepared according to a special recipe from coffee, savoiardi cookies and mascarpone. 520
Try Fiori di zucca
One of the most unusual Italian dishes is Fiori di zucca made of zucchini flowers, mozzarella and anchovies. Yes, it sounds strange, but it's really tasty! 73
Try pecorino romano
This solty hard cheese is made of the sheep milk for eight or even twelve months and it's taste depends of this term. 184
Try the Italian Ice
In the hot summer day in Rome go to gelateria and order the coolest italian ice with fruit or Pina Colada taste. 522
Ride in a horse carriage
A ride in a horse carriage is a quick and romantic way to get acquainted with the history and beauty of the Eternal City. 7531
Have a dinner in trattoria
A cafe where is no menu, wine is served not in bottles, but in decanter locals like to visit for a cheap and well-rested meal. 47
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