"See this pretty..." Rome Favorite Tip by drolkar

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Favorite thing: See this pretty Romanesque-style church near the Colosseum, <font color=green><b>SANTA FRANCESCA ROMANA</font></b>, which is situated directly over a corner of the Hadrian-era <font color=green><b>Temple of Venus and Rome</font></b>. (One end of the ancient shrine was devoted to the Goddess Roma and the other to Venus, who was considered to be the ancestress of the Caesars in Roman mythology.)

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  • Written Aug 24, 2002
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