Following Hadrian

Following Hadrian

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view of the triple-terrassed northern palace. Herod designed it for personal use. Square staircase towers linked the three levels.

view of the triple-terrassed northern palace. Herod designed it for personal use. Square staircase towers linked the three levels.

Located at the Southern tip of of the Istrian peninsula, Pula sits at a location highly appreciated by ancient civilizations. It is a town of extraordinary beauty and culture with a three thousand …

Located at the Southern tip of of the Istrian peninsula, Pula sits at a location highly appreciated by ancient civilizations. It is a town of extraordinary beauty and culture with a three thousand …

Burnum is a Roman Legionary camp located nearby the natural beauties of the Krka National park. The camp was erected at the turn of the new era at a strategically important position from which the …

Burnum is a Roman Legionary camp located nearby the natural beauties of the Krka National park. The camp was erected at the turn of the new era at a strategically important position from which the …

View of the Cardo marked with ruts made by carriage wheels, it was the main road of the city which runs north to south.

View of the Cardo marked with ruts made by carriage wheels, it was the main road of the city which runs north to south.

Palladius street, the 150-meter colonnaded street crossing the city from the slopes of the Tel to the theatre, built during the Roman period and renovated at the beginning of the Byzantine period.

Palladius street, the 150-meter colonnaded street crossing the city from the slopes of the Tel to the theatre, built during the Roman period and renovated at the beginning of the Byzantine period.

Megiddo is a tell (an ancient hilltop settlement) in northern Israel overlooking the Jezreel Valley in Lower Galilee. Known for its historical and theological importance, especially under its Greek…

Megiddo is a tell (an ancient hilltop settlement) in northern Israel overlooking the Jezreel Valley in Lower Galilee. Known for its historical and theological importance, especially under its Greek…

Caesarea lies on a sandy shore of the Mediterranean, about half way between Tel Aviv and Haifa. This most fertile area of ancient Judea is the site of one of the most important cities of the Roman …

Caesarea lies on a sandy shore of the Mediterranean, about half way between Tel Aviv and Haifa. This most fertile area of ancient Judea is the site of one of the most important cities of the Roman …

Driving south from Jerusalem, the landscape is dominated by an artificial cone-shaped mountain on which Herod the Great built the fortress-palace he dedicated to himself. Herodium rises 758 metres …

Driving south from Jerusalem, the landscape is dominated by an artificial cone-shaped mountain on which Herod the Great built the fortress-palace he dedicated to himself. Herodium rises 758 metres …

https://flic.kr/p/BbGUzL | Mosaic depicting gladiators being separated by a referee, late-3rd century AD, House of the Gladiators, Kourion, Cyprus | The gladiators, and a man standing between two of the gladiators are identified by names in Greek listed above their figures.

https://flic.kr/p/BbGUzL | Mosaic depicting gladiators being separated by a referee, late-3rd century AD, House of the Gladiators, Kourion, Cyprus | The gladiators, and a man standing between two of the gladiators are identified by names in Greek listed above their figures.

https://flic.kr/p/BbGVu1 | Mosaic depicting two gladiators in combat, their names in Greek listed above: Margarites (left) and Hellenikos (right), late-3rd century AD, House of the Gladiators, Kourion, Cyprus

https://flic.kr/p/BbGVu1 | Mosaic depicting two gladiators in combat, their names in Greek listed above: Margarites (left) and Hellenikos (right), late-3rd century AD, House of the Gladiators, Kourion, Cyprus