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Rome - Eternal City

ilikehotdogsalot

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ROME

- ETERNAL CITY

Rome is the capital city of Italy and one of the oldest cities in the world. Its history spans almost over 2 thousand years and many old landmarks remain. It sits along the Tiber River and has a Mediterranean climate. It's very popular with tourists from all parts of the globe.

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The Pantheon is a temple to all gods of Ancient Rome and was built in 126 AD.

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An avenue passing through the Villa Borghese Park. 

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An aqueduct in the outskirts of the city brings in water into Rome like it has done for thousands of years.

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The Colosseum is Rome's most popular landmark. It's an elliptical amphitheatre in the city and it hosted many bloody shows. Now it's a popular tourist spot.

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The overly grand Saint Peter's Square in Vatican City.

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One of the grand arches along the Roman Forum. The current street level is a few feet above the forum because centuries of construction have created many layers.

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St. Peter's Basilica, the center of the Catholic Church and centerpiece of Vatican City.



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Its impossible to capture rome, but I admire you for even attempting it. I really enjoyed this entry, brought back some great memories thanks!

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I really wanna know how you do these stunning cities! This CJ is so good! You really are a master of SC4.

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Not alot of BATs to work with for rome, but you certainly made the best of what you had around.

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OMG!!!   Can you please show us a regional view (like before entering a city itself), it's probely a world shaped region right?

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this is so great! I love your cities!
do you take requests? if you do, could you please do Jerusalem or Tel-Aviv? that would be great if you would 

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Thanks all for the comments!! I appreciate each and every one!! 

@Evillions: Not really, I have two regions now so it's not very cohesive..maybe I will try to put everything together later.

@jaycobav: I was actually thinking of doing an Israeli city today but I looked for some bats and there are basically none, so not right now, sorry 

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Thanks everybody

The broken columns are from one of swi21's prop packs I think. I've had them for a long time, so I'm not exactly sure, sorry.

Saint Paul's Cathedral: http://www.simtropolis.com/stex/details.cfm?id=11633

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