World's 8 Iconic Buildings You Must Visit

The Colosseum
Where: Rome


An elliptical amphitheater, The Colosseum is an architectural marvel. This iconic building is situated in the centre of the city of Rome in Italy. It is considered as the largest structure built in Roman Empire. The construction of this building started during 70 AD and was completed in 80 AD and it is made up of stone and concrete. The Colosseum can accommodate around 50,000 people at a time and was mainly used for gladiatorial games. In Rome, The Colosseum is one of the most attractive tourist attractions.
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