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5 Most Famous Roman Amphitheaters Around The World

5 Most Famous Roman Amphitheaters Around The World

The word ‘amphitheater’ brings to my mind the image of a somber Antony delivering his famous speech at the death of Caesar. It also brings to mind gladiators, Minotaurs and flashes from the chariot races in Ben Hur. Yes, the amphitheater conjures to mind all that was stately and Roman, elegant yet raw. Roman amphitheaters(…)

Published On: Monday, October 13th, 2014
Facts about Chichen Itza

Facts about Chichen Itza

Reminiscent of the advanced Mayan civilization in the pre-Columbian period, Chichen Itza is a fascinating archaeological site in the arid plateau of the north-eastern Yucatan peninsula in Mexico. A prominent city that was continuously inhabited throughout history, Chichen Itza was an important religious site for the Mayans. Its name, literally meaning the ‘Mouth of the(…)

Published On: Saturday, October 26th, 2013