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3 Apr 2017
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Piazza di Porta Capena, 00184 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Don't waist your time. We went there as a early morning walk. Porta Capena is just a big park and I never did figure out what the ruins were. There is lots of people walking their dogs without leashes. Also watch where you walk as...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2017

Porta Capena was a gate and the piazza where it stood is just a small patch with a few bricks or stones, probably what's left of the gate or some other structure. Not much is known and though the place may have some historical significance,...More

2  Thank percyvakil
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

A non discript, non-existing monument ruin. I looked up on trip advisor to what was in the area and this was a pin. However the pictures don't particularly show anything nor does the pin location?! The Circus Massimo however is large and grand and at...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

This massive but non descript ancient Roman ruin lies beside and is easily viewed while visiting Circus Maximus. Of note, but given its surroundings not worthy of an investment of time.

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Contrary to the chaos of the city, the Aventine is
Rome’s oasis. A neighbourhood made up of a patchwork
of ancient churches, hidden gardens, private homes and
embassies, peace and quiet is top priority and the
vibe definitely friends and family. Take a walk around
the Aventine and you’ll find a treasure hunt of
surprises like the clever little keyhole at the
Knights of Malta entrance (the only place you’ll find
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