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Roman Forum - Rome Tour

Emperor Nero: Tyrant or misconstrued?

A look at modern theories on how Emperor Nero is considered the most infamous emperor of ancient Rome

12th Feb 2016

Vestal Virgins of Ancient Rome

Privilege and punishment: the Vestal Virgins of Ancient Rome

Devoting your life as a Vestal Virgin to the State and retaining your chastity was an honour, awarded with great privileges, but one mistake could lead to being buried alive.

9th Feb 2016

Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower - Florence

Savonarola in Florence: visions of the apocalypse

Steps from the Fountain of Neptune is a plaque, marking the spot where three friars were hanged and burned in 1498. It’s difficult to imagine the piazza was once a scene of horror ...

5th Feb 2016

Capitoline Museums Rome

5 reasons to explore Italy with Through Eternity

We show the masterpieces and stories behind the Eternal City, bringing the past to life with our hand-picked and certified guides offering exclusive access and skip-the-line tours

2nd Feb 2016

Rome Ponte Milvio or the Milvian Bridge

Ponte Milvio: Rome's Bridge of Love and War

This bridge spans across the Tiber River and is a significant landmark of the Roman Empire. It was the setting of the Battle of Milvian Bridge between Constantine and Maxitius

29th Jan 2016

Going off the beaten path near Piazza Navona

Going off the beaten path near Piazza Navona

No trip to Rome is complete without a visiting Piazza Navona, a beautiful square with restaurants and history. It would also be a shame to miss the equally charming back streets

26th Jan 2016

The Domus Aurea: Nero's pleasure palace in Rome

The Domus Aurea: Nero's pleasure palace in Rome

Nero's Golden House: read about the story of its Palace of endless beauty and complexity, its rediscovery in the 16th century and the current restoration.

22nd Jan 2016