"Fights on Coliseum" Colosseum Tip by lina112

Colosseum, Rome: 496 reviews and 946 photos

by lina112

In 80 A,C when was finished, for its inaguration Tito celebrated a big inaugural party who took 100 day and 100 nights and where sacrificed 500 animals.
Fighters or gladiators used to be good profesionals and if the ofered a good show they could get the pardon.
Fights between gladiators and animals were most famous. The naval battles were another grand show. Named Naumaquias, consisted in floaded all the ground court and celebrate there the battle.

En el ano 80 cuando estuvo acabado el coliseo, para su inauguracion Tito celebro a una gran fiesta inaugural que duro 100 dias y 100 noches.
Los luchadores o gladiadores eran buenos profesionales y si ofrecian un gran espectaculo, podian conseguir incluso el perdon.
Las luchas entre gladiadores y animales eran las mas famosas. Las luchas Naumaquias eran tambien muy famosas, consistian en inundar el coso y celebraban batallas entre navios.

Address: Piazza del Colosseo
Directions: Metro: Coliseum
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  • Updated May 12, 2006
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