Rome Colosseum: A Photo Essay

Buildings don’t come more iconic than the Colosseum. I, like most other people in the world, must have seen it a thousand times in postcards, brochures, and anything related to Italy, but it still bowled me over in the flesh. Here’s my photo essay of the Colosseum.

Colosseum Rome skyline view

This photo shows how Ancient Rome and Modern Rome sit side by side.

Rome Colosseum street

One of the coolest things about the Rome Colosseum is seeing it pop up on street corners.

Rome Colosseum

The magnificent Colosseum is made from concrete and sand and dates back to 70 AD.

Rome Colosseum inside

If you visit the Colosseum in Rome you can go inside and imagine the rows of crowds cheering on the gladiators.

Rome colosseum pit

Underground in the Colosseum, where the gladiators and animals were kept.

Rome colosseum wedding

There are lots of wedding couples getting their photo taken at the Colosseum.

Rome colosseum slow shutter speed

At night the Colosseum is lit up in all its glory.

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