The Vestal Virgins were the famous priestesses of Ancient Rome. They were among the most important dignitaries of the Roman state. Dedicated to serving the Goddess Vesta, in chastity, these women lived privileged yet...
Of the basilicas that are from these two timeframes, the Hagia Sophia and Pantheon are the most well-known
The Roman Empire was the mightiest Empire ever to inhabit the European continent, but as we all know it fell into ruin long ago. But what if it didn't? How would Europe look today?
Psyche had listened to her devious, jealous sisters and decided to do as they told her, even though her husband said there was a bad omen about the sisters visiting.
For the sake of her parents and the kingdom, Psyche had resigned herself to accept her fate at the hands of the evil monster and to be his bride. She grieved that she would never know true love.
The Erinyes were goddess of retribution in Greek mythology. Also known as the Furies, the Erinyes would pursue those who had broken the law, especially murderers, torturing them and causing madness.
Dionysus, the God of Wine and Ecstasy was born to a mortal mother Semele. His early life was full of madness and terror as Zeus' wife Hera pursued him mercilessly.
Cornelius Sulla has spared Caesar death and sent him into exile. Part 2 concentrates on Caesar attempting to forge his career; along the way he deals with Kings, Pirates and an old enemy of Rome, as well as having to...
Lighthouses are beautiful and popular locations to visit, but lighthouses of the ancient world are something really special, mixing history in with the beauty of ancient Rome.
The Roman Empire brought civilization by spreading it's culture by conquering much of the ancient world. What stopped Rome from spreading it's ideology and culture all around the entire world ?