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« I Romani posero ogni cura in tre cose soprattutto, che dai Greci furono trascurate, cioè nell'aprire le strade, nel costruire acquedotti e nel disporre nel sottosuolo le cloache » Strabone, Geografia, V 3,8

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Milestone from the Roman city of Italica, Spain. Archaeological Museum, Sevilla. translation: 26 milia passum (Roman mile #26; 1 milia passum = 1000 paces; milia=1000, passuum=paces) Hadrianus Augustus made it

Milestone from the Roman city of Italica, Spain. Archaeological Museum, Sevilla. translation: 26 milia passum (Roman mile #26; 1 milia passum = 1000 paces; milia=1000, passuum=paces) Hadrianus Augustus made it

McDonald's Preserves An Ancient Roman Road Underneath Its Structure

McDonald's Preserves An Ancient Roman Road Underneath Its Structure

McDonald's restaurant preserves an ancient Roman road underneath its structure, with the aid of a $315,000 restoration project.

Cassia vetus: da Arezzo a Firenze – tuttatoscana

Cassia vetus: da Arezzo a Firenze

di Alessandro Ferrini L’importante via consolare ripercorreva in gran parte un tracciato di origine etrusca che univa Chiusi ad Arezzo passando per Cortona. Nel II secolo Arezzo divenne roccaforte …

Roman road in Tarsus, S. Paul's birthplace, Cilicia, Turkey | Carole Raddato | Flickr

Tarsus, Cilicia, Turkey

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Roman road in Tarsus, the birth place of St. Paul,  Cilicia, Turkey - Carole Raddato

Tarsus, Cilicia, Turkey

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Milestone of Caracalla (211-217 AD) Den Haag Museum - Livius

The Hague, Milestone of Caracalla

Milestone of Caracalla (211-217 AD) Den Haag Museum - Livius

Beek, Milestone (102 AD) Nijmegen - Livius

Beek, Milestone

Beek, Milestone (102 AD) Nijmegen - Livius

Via Tauri, Asia Minor, Turkey | Carole Raddato | Flickr

Via Tauri, Asia Minor, Turkey

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Rome, via Appia, 1893

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Via della Torre, a roman via inside the Imperial Forums Museum and Trajan's Markets - Rome

Imperial Forums Museum and Trajan's Markets - Rome

Located in the Trajan's Market, the Museum of Imperial Fora (Museo dei Fori Imperiali) in Rome is both a museum of ancient art and an archaeological site

Via Tauri, Asia Minor, Turkey | Carole Raddato | Flickr

Via Tauri, Asia Minor, Turkey

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Rome, via Appia

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A street in Herculaneum showing a well preserved basolato

A street in Herculaneum showing a well preserved basolato

McDonald's Preserves An Ancient Roman Road Underneath Its Structure

McDonald's Preserves An Ancient Roman Road Underneath Its Structure

McDonald's restaurant preserves an ancient Roman road underneath its structure, with the aid of a $315,000 restoration project.