Rome was founded 2767 years ago

On Monday, the city of Rome celebrated its 2767 birthday.  April 21 is the day on which Romulus founded the city, back in 753 BC. Or so the legend goes…

You’ll find images of the celebrations here and here.

The Coliseum (aka Flavian amphitheatre), Rome's most famous monument

The Coliseum (aka the Flavian amphitheatre), Rome’s most famous monument.

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