Important Points Of Rome

Colosseum

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Colosseum, surely, is the first historical icon of the Rome. Colosseum was the largest amphitheater of the Roman Empire. It has also kwon as arena due to its usage. Along with dramas, famous battles and contests; animal Fights and Gladiator Fights used to be organized in Colosseum. Emperor Vespasian had started decided to build the Colosseum for the Roman people as a gift in AD 72. Construction is completed in the time of Titus who is his successor and heir. Capacity of the Colosseum was far beyond of its time. The Colosseum could allow up to 80,000 spectator watch the games simultaneously. Many books, films and even games feature Rome and especially Colosseum. The Gladiator has come in 2000 with the spectacular act of Russel Crowe. Most of the important scenes of the movie were shooted in Colosseum. Even Assassin’s Creed has section named Colosseum. Colosseums has come to our time with some damages, due to strong earthquakes and people, but still preserve its magnificence and still deserve to be nominated the best tourist attractor of Rome.

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