Europe’s great cities on the cheap – Rome

September 20, 2012

EUROPEAN cities can be considered to be the cradle of Western civilisation and contain historical and cultural riches, but sometimes those riches mean visiting those cities can cost a fortune.

Or does it? Believe it or not it is possible to take in all Europe’s most popular (read expensive) cities on a budget.

In this series, Booked.net gives you hint, tips and our picks of how to experience the great cities of Europe without blowing your budget.

So we start with the world’s first large scale city – Rome.

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Corporate Sponsorship for The Colosseum?

April 20, 2012

CORPORATE sponsorship of stadiums is nothing new and is common across the globe, however when that stadium is 2000 years old and internationally recognized – Olga Leleka looks at what could be be a world-first.

Does any traveler to Rome return without an image of the Colosseum?

Be it a photograph to a refrigerator magnet. Millions have looked upon this ancient engineering marvel in awe and left with not only the image of it burned into their memory, but also with a token reminder.

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