Saturday, August 21, 2021

 SECOND COLOSSEUM Unjustly little-known are the ruins of ancient Capua, a town that, under Roman rule, was so wealthy and beautiful that Cicero referred to it as “Altera Roma,” the other Rome. Santa Maria Capua Vetere’s landmark monument is the Anfiteatro Campano, the largest in Italy after the Colosseum, for which it probably served as a model. Not Just Pompeii - Campania’s Best Archeological Sites | Italy Magazine

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