It may look unassuming from the outside, but Basilica di San Clemente al Laterano has a few surprises up its sleeve – underneath is an older church, which also once served as a pagan temple, and below that the former home of a Roman nobleman. Grab a map and poke around underground to see the old frescoes and mosaics.
As the official church of Rome, the Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano doesn’t disappoint. Inside its vast interior there’s a treat at every turn – papal tombs, life-size statues of the 12 Apostles, lavishly...
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When in Rome the Colosseum is a must-see. One of the city’s most awe-inspiring landmarks, it was once the venue for gladiatorial contests in front of up to 80,000 spectators. These days, you can wander...
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When you’re visiting the Colosseum, don’t miss the Arch of Constantine next door. It’s an impressive monument, built in the 4th century to commemorate a triumphant battle by the Roman emperor Constantine...
0.6 Km to Basilica di San Clemente al Laterano