FROM CARACALLA TO COLOSSEO, A PROMENADE IN THE ETERNAL CITY via Turismoroma

Our promenade in an Eternal City suspended between history and legend starts at the Terme di Caracalla (Baths of Caracalla). The technical capacity of the Romans, their love of luxury and their attention to the most popular aspects of social life caused them to construct huge public baths.

The first ones where architectural solutions of stupefying boldness were achieved were precisely the Baths of Caracalla: inaugurated in 217 AD by Nero, they could hold up to 1600 persons in baths of hot and cold water and they were complete with every comfort; in no way inferior to the sophisticated beauty farms of today!

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