Vladimir attracts tourists – lovers of antiquity
Traveling along the Golden Ring, be sure to visit Vladimir – the city of ancient Russian architecture. For the convenience of tourists – comfortable and modern hotels in Vladimir. There are about two dozen of them, and most of them are located near the main attractions in the city center.
Vladimir hotels offer well-equipped rooms of various price categories and services. At your service: availability of free Wi-Fi, comfortable furniture and air conditioning, restaurants with Russian cuisine. Convenient parking is available, which is also important for car tourists. Continue reading
Interesting facts about the Coliseum
The ancient building for mass shows – the Colosseum, located at the base of two of the seven hills of the city – the Capitol and the Palatine, is considered one of the symbols of Ancient Rome, and since 1979 it has been protected by UNESCO.
HISTORICAL FACTS ABOUT WHICH YOU PROBABLY DO NOT KNOW:
The Colosseum might not have been built, but the Roman emperor Flavius Titus Vespasian (senior) decided to eliminate the traces of the reign of Claudius Nero. Construction began on the site of a pond with swans in the year 70. The opening of the Coliseum was in the year 80, under the rule of the son of Titus, who was the representative of Flavius (dynasty of emperors). Therefore, often in historical documents the Colosseum was called as “Flavian Amphitheater.” Continue reading