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Postcards from Rome
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                             Originally an Etruscan settlement, Rome grew to rule a vast empire, as the empire began to divide the city became the center of the Christian world. Artists and architects raced to work for the popes and their families. Some masterpieces of  architectual work were created in Classical Greek style, Romanesque style, Renaissance and Baroque style. A walk through Rome will reveal the legacy of this uninterupted history.            Romulus is said to have founded Rome in the 8th century BC and emperors lived here for 400 years.
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Rome, Italy - Fountain in Piazza Navona
Rome, Italy - Fountain in Piazza Navona
Rome - Piazza Navona (Close-up of Triton in the fountain)
Rome -  Close-up of the columns of the Pantheon
Rome, Italy - The Pantheon
Rome, Italy - The Pantheon
Rome, Italy - Trevi Fountain
Rome, Italy - Trinita dei Monti and the Spanish steps
Rome, Italy - The School of Athens of Raphael
Rome, Italy - St. Peter's Basilica
Rome, Italy - The Swiss Guard
Rome, Italy - Inside St. Peter's Basilica
Rome, Italy - The Pieta by Michelangelo
Rome - Trevi Fountain
Rome, Italy - St. Peter's Square
Rome, Italy - St. Peter's Basilica (Angel mosaic)
Rome, Italy - St. Peter's Square
Rome, Italy - Piazza del Popolo
Rome - Castle of Sain Angelo
Rome, Italy - Campo de Fiori
ome, Italy - Campo de Fiori
Rome, Italy - The gate of the Rosetto garden
Rome, Italy - Foro Romano
Rome, Italy - Colosseo
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Rome, Italy - The Tiber river and the Castel Sant' Angelo
Rome, Italy - The Pantheon
Rome, Italy - The Roman Forum
Rome - Michelangelo "La Creazione dell' Uomo"
Rome - Basilica di San Pietro (Scoup)
Rome - Basilica di San Pietro (Michelangelo's Cupola)
Rome - St. Peter's Square