ItalyGuides.it: Italy Travel GuideAuthor: ItalyGuides.it - ComPart Multimedia
18 Aug 2018

ItalyGuides.it: Italy Travel Guide

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ItalyGuides.it today reinvented audio-guides, giving them the feel of "Cinema" instead of the academism of traditional ones, with movie-style music, narration by American voice actor Gregory Snegoff, images and sound effects, dramatically enhancing the storytelling process. Roman Coliseum events, gladiator fights, Michelangelo's David in Florence or Venice with its magic, spectacular scenarios will live in your iPod and will tell you what Italy was like at the height of its splendour. (also available in Spanish and Italian language)

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    Rome: The Roman Colosseum - v2.0

    The greatest and most formidable amphitheatre in the Roman world. The event the audience enjoyed most was definitely the gladiators. Towards midday there was a break during which they removed the bodies and spread more sand on the arena floor. A deafening noise arose from the audience; the gladiators paraded into the packed arena triumphantly and were welcomed by fans like real heroes, a bit like today's sports champions. After a brief walk around the arena, the gladiators paid homage to the Emperor's stage saluting with the famous words "Ave Cesare morituri te salutant" (Ave Caesar, those who are about to die salute you).

  • Posted on 29 Dec 2010

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    Rome: The Roman Forum: History [1 of 19] - v2.0

    The Forum was the pulsing heart of Rome, the city’s main piazza where citizens of every social level met to exchange opinions, do business, buy in the markets and renew their strength over a tasty dish and a cup of good wine.

  • Posted on 29 Dec 2010

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    Rome: The Roman Forum: Rostrum & Miliarium Aureum [5 of 19] - v2.0

    To the left of the Arch of Septimius Severus, there is a large wall full of holes. This is another very important place in the city’s life: it was the new orators’ tribune.

  • Posted on 29 Dec 2010

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    Rome: Trevi Fountain - v2.0

    This extraordinary work of art is more than just a sculpture: it is a triumphant example of Baroque art, whose depictions of nature and imaginary creatures embody the movement of water as the soul of the world.

  • Posted on 29 Dec 2010

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    Rome: The Pantheon - v2.0

    The Pantheon is the Roman monument holding the greatest number of records: the best preserved, with the biggest brick dome in the history of architecture and is considered the forerunner of all modern places of worship. It is the most copied and imitated of all ancient works. Michelangelo felt it was the work of angels not men.

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