New star for Frankel? Mohaafeth wins dramatic Hampton Court Stakes!

At The Races published this video item, entitled “New star for Frankel? Mohaafeth wins dramatic Hampton Court Stakes!” – below is their description. Mohaafeth continued his rapid progression up the ranks when winning a dramatic running of the Hampton Court Stakes at Royal Ascot. William Haggas’ charge was among the favourites for the Cazoo Derby … Read more New star for Frankel? Mohaafeth wins dramatic Hampton Court Stakes!

Will Hagia Sophia become a mosque again? | Inside Story

It is an ancient monument revered by different ideologies for centuries. Hagia Sofia in Turkey – one of the world’s most contested buildings – is creating controversy once again. It was the largest Christian cathedral in the Eastern Roman Empire for a thousand years. Now, one of the busiest tourist attractions in Istanbul is a museum. … Read more Will Hagia Sophia become a mosque again? | Inside Story

The Forgotten City – Gameplay Interview | Summer of Gaming 2020

The Forgotten City is a brand new standalone narrative adventure game set in ancient Rome, based on the award-winning mod to The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. Lead writer Nick Pearce walks us through what’s new and different in the standalone game, and shares some advice for any modders looking to break into full-on game development. … Read more The Forgotten City – Gameplay Interview | Summer of Gaming 2020

The Forgotten City – Official Trailer | Summer of Gaming 2020

The Forgotten City is a brand new standalone narrative adventure game set in ancient Rome, based on the award-winning mod to The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. One of the most successful Skyrim mods, this time-traveling mystery draws players into a mythological city in the time of the Roman Empire. Dedicated to history, and featuring historically … Read more The Forgotten City – Official Trailer | Summer of Gaming 2020

Gladiator | Every Gladiator Battle Scene

Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Academy-Award winning film by watching all the epic fight scenes with Maximus (Russell Crowe)! Buy/Rent Gladiator: Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Gladiator-4K-UHD-Russell-Crowe/dp/B07RH7M74B/ iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/movie/gladiator/id397380075 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l-kV68xPVnM Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/movies/details/Gladiator?id=l-kV68xPVnM&hl=en_US Fandango Now: https://www.fandangonow.com/details/movie/gladiator-2000/1MV1ca184ab0983f6bcbbda2194df93b037 VUDU: https://www.vudu.com/content/movies/details/Gladiator/17075 A man robbed of his name and his dignity strives to win them back, and gain the freedom of … Read more Gladiator | Every Gladiator Battle Scene

Spartacus | Remembering Kirk Douglas | “I Am Spartacus!”

Kirk Douglas (1916-2020) is most recognized for his iconic performance as Spartacus, leader of a slave rebellion against the Roman Empire. He is remembered through his work in these poignant scenes from the four-time Academy Award-winning film and his work to end the Hollywood blacklist. Buy/Rent Spartacus! Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Spartacus-Stanley-Kubrick/dp/B002MFV2KI iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/movie/spartacus/id323794050 YouTube Movies: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GVWec24fdCA Google … Read more Spartacus | Remembering Kirk Douglas | “I Am Spartacus!”

ISTANBUL, the New Mecca of MEDICAL TOURISM? – VisualPolitik EN

Located in a narrow water inlet that separates Europe and Asia, Istanbul is a city rooted in the most influential corners of history. Few cities can boast of having a past like theirs. The ancient city of Byzantium, Constantinople, today Istanbul, was none other than the capital of three great empires: the Roman empire of … Read more ISTANBUL, the New Mecca of MEDICAL TOURISM? – VisualPolitik EN

Ventotene: An Island

Imagine a tiny island in the middle of nowhere, a haven of peace and uncontaminated nature – Mediterranean vegetation in endless shades of green, yellow broom, agave, aloe and fields of lentils growing wild, surrounded by a deep turquoise blue sea. The only sound to be heard is the crying of the seagulls and the … Read more Ventotene: An Island

“Rome Revealed: Killing Caesar” on National Geographic

Find out how Julius Caesar created one of the most powerful positions in the Roman Empire using business backing, the armed forces and religion to sway elections and politicians. Eventually, the man was so powerful that the only way to stop him was through assassination. On the eve of the 2055th anniversary of Caesar’s death, … Read more “Rome Revealed: Killing Caesar” on National Geographic

Books: “The Legion” by Simon Scarrow

“The Legion” by Simon Scarrow is a hugely entertaining and red-blooded rampage through the Eastern Mediterranean. Released in hardback on November 11th 2010, the buccaneering novel details the struggles of two battle hardened Roman soldiers are on the lookout for a fugitive slave who is rousing a rebel army against the Emperor. This extract is … Read more Books: “The Legion” by Simon Scarrow