There is no other structure that exemplifies the rise and fall of Imperial Rome other than the Colosseo (The Colosseum).
The panoramic image of elliptical amphitheater with windowed boxes and a side bitten out is one of the primary reason why many are drawn to the city of Rome. The very same image is the one that usually cross people’s mind by the mere mention of the word “Colosseum”, plus not forgetting to mention as well the 2000’s Russel Crowe movie, Gladiator.
Built by Vespasian and completed in 80 AD, The Colosseum was used for public spectacles like gladiator fights and it remain to be one of the world’s greatest achievement in terms of architecture and engineering.
The Colosseum tiered seating arrangement reflects the ranked nature…