Tag: Roman Forum

  • Today’s Photo: Gameboard in the Roman Forum, Rome

    Several of these gameboards can be found scattered about the Roman Forum, in Rome.  This one is etched into the steps of the Basilica Julia.

  • The Roman Forum

    Located at the center of the modern city of Rome, the Forum was the heart of the ancient Roman Republic, the focal point of religious, commercial, judiciary and political life.  The oldest public structures to be found in the city are here, in the Forum.  The “zero” mile marker, the hub of the Roman road […]

  • Sciopero!

    A strike, a personal tour of the Pompeian forum with John Dobbins and a lost writer with “inappropriate” footwear…