Pages tagged with Rome

The story of Camelot and King Arthur and how it relates to today.
My trip to Italy. A close experience with history I had heretofore observed just in picture collections and motion pictures. The landmarks, culture, scenery and food from the immense Colosseum to the spread of Olive trees-that blow one's mind! Last day in Italy on this trip. Monuments...
My trip to Italy. A close experience with history I had heretofore observed just in picture collections and motion pictures. The landmarks, culture, scenery and food from the immense Colosseum to the spread of Olive trees-that blow one's mind! Last day of Globus Bus tour in Rome.
A deep short look into the Vatican and Who ARE The Vaticans? And Jewels found in the most “unlikely” of places. – Uthrania Seila Sentana-Ries Cortez
Italy is a great country to visit. Italian art and architecture are some of Europe's finest, and there are some great cities in Italy. Here are the top five places to visit in Italy.
Rome TW (Total War) Alexander is the second Rome TW expansion pack. This game includes just the one Macedon campaign, which is certainly different from those of its predecessors. It includes an all new map covering the Middle East and parts of Asia. There aren't many Romans in this ex...
Italy is home to some famous European cities renowned for their architecture, art and heritage. The history of Italy is best traced in its cities where there are lots of historical buildings. In both the north and south there are fascinating Italian cities to visit, and these are a fe...
This is just a short review of three famous historical couples in literature and or in history.
I recently did a roadtrip in Europe, and my last stop was Rome, Italy. Sit and enjoy my notes from trip.
Leonardo is one of the greatest geniuses in history. He was also very much a product of the time, and that time is of the Italian Renaissance. Renaissance began in Italy almost six hundred years ago, in the early fourteen hundreds. Renaissance means "rebirth".
Many of the events that occurred parting parts of the world to coincide with January 1st. But, you know when a new year which falls annually on January 1st was first celebrated? Historically January 1st year 45 BC, for the first time in history, January 1st is celebrated as New Year's...
Daisy Miller is the story that made Henry James famous. However, his depiction of American society in the story is most controversial. This article shows why, and what role tourism has in this depiction.
A fictional account as it may have appeared on the streets of Rome on March 16th, 44 BC if the Romans had newspapers.
Here I go into the history of mankind or perhaps beastly-kind for those who are agents of the darkness for greed and power create wars causing killing and destruction..it has been going on forever and still does...unfortunately...
The Writers Place has been home to several businesses through the years. Along the way, several ghosts have made it their home. The most notable resident is a ghost known as Clara who comes off as being in a tormented state. She is believed to be one of the working girls from the brot...
In the mid 12th century a strong Serbian state was born. A new and holy dynasty was created.
Just as in days of yore when Helios rode across the firmament there are those who encircle the earth and the sky with their doings of negativity. Yet greater beings called Spiritual Warriors will always have the abilities to bring healing and harmony to our beloved planet and the ski...
Rome was founded in April. It is the city created to honor the goddess of shepherds. The April month of this year will witness the canonization of two Popes, who were the shepherds of the Catholic Church. The canonization ceremony takes place on 27, April, 2014 in the city of Roma.
Caesar's march on Rome is also referred to as Caesars civil war. He was the ablest general and a great soldier. He was a man of decision and his crossing the Rubicon River was an act of great decisive importance
I have travelled to Rome many times - enjoy the photos I have snapped and read my first poetic prose about the Italian capital.
Egypt was not independent. It was a client state of Rome. It means that Egypt was part of the Roman Empire. At that time, Egypt had a king or queen, called Cleopatra. Cleopatra was born in 70 BC. She was daughter of the Egyptian Pharaoh. Her father died when she was young. She became ...
It was Sunday morning, on May 21, 1972, in St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome. As always, a group of worshippers and tourists gathered before the first chapel, looking admiringly at Michelangelo’s famous statue called Pieta. For nearly 500 years this marble statue of Mary the Madonna ho...
The period that began in Italy about the year 1300, developed in later years in other European countries, and ended about 1600, is known as the Renaissance. This period followed what is called the middle Ages. The term “Renaissance” derives from a French word that means “rebirth...
The lead in cigarettes is radioactive. It has a “half-life” of 20 years. This means it continues to be radioactive for a long time. So, if you stop smoking, the risk of cancer continues. On the facing page, there is a photograph of cancer cells.
Nowadays, finding a good, faithful husband or wife is like finding a needle in a haystack. Fortunately, CatholicMatch.com is bringing single Catholics from all over the country together to meet, to get to know each other and to broaden the "pool" of eligible spouses. In Christian marr...
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