Rome by night

Via dei fori imperiali

« Via dei Fori Imperiali » was built by order of Mussolini. He wanted to link his office (Palazzo Venezia) to the Colosseum and the Forum, symbols of the Ancient Rome Power.

Victor Emmanuel II was one of the major characters of  the italian unification. He became the first king of the Kingdom the 17th of March in 1861.

Square nearby Victor Emmanuel II palace

Square nearby Victor Emmanuel II palace (photo by B. Hervé)

Victor Emmanuel II palace was built between 1885 and 1911 in order to celebrate the 50th birthday of the italian unification.

Victor Emmanuel II palace

Victor Emmanuel II palace (photo by B. Hervé)

Trajan Emperor wanted that forum, by its greatness, to be ahead of all over forums in the city (year 106).

Trajan forum

Trajan forum (photo by B. Hervé)

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