61 Ancient Ruins around the World ...

I'm not ashamed to admit my passion for ancient ruins.

They bring history to life and I love to wonder them imagining what life was like for the people who lived, worked, worshipped and played in them centuries ago.

Do you?

Let's indulge our mutual love for old stuff starting with a short tour of ancient ruins in Rome, Italy and then we're off around the world..

1. Colosseum, Rome

Colosseum, Rome

Via World's most-visited ancient ruins

One of the most recognizable ancient ruins of the world.

Unmistakably a symbol of Ancient Rome.

It used to hold 50,000 spectators!

Forum, Rome