Historic Rome: Day Four - Ostia Antica - Part Two - Carnaby Snaps
Entrance to the Baths of Neptune, public bathhouses were a central feature of Roman towns - Ostia Antica
Information plaque on the mosaics of the Baths of Neptune - Ostia Antica
Overall view of the mosaics in the Baths of Neptune - Ostia Antica
The sea theme of the baths, with fish, mermaids, and Neptune gives them their name - Ostia Antica
The many rooms of the Baths of Neptune complex - Ostia Antica
Walking around the Baths of Neptune complex - Ostia Antica
From the design of the mosaic this looks like some kind of Ancient Roman gym room/area - Ostia Antica
Information plaque about the following photo and the insula (apartment building) which was used for both residential and commercial purposes - Ostia Antica
This area and building is situated in the area serving the river and the warehouse district - Ostia Antica
Part of the theatre, note the thick steel bar holding the two huge pieces of wall together - Ostia Antica
Information plaque on the famous theatre - Ostia Antica
Panorama of theatre - Ostia Antica
Information plaque on the theatre and headquarters of the trading corporations - Ostia Antica
Looking out from the top of the theatre - Ostia Antica
Part of the vast square (the Piazzale delle Corporazioni) that led towards the Tiber river from the theatre was full of traders and ship-owners - Ostia Antica
Information plaque on the floor mosaics of the trading area of the Piazzale delle Corporazioni - Ostia Antica
Details of the mosaics of the statiories (traders) in the area of the Piazzale delle Corporazioni - Ostia Antica
Details of the mosaics of the statiories (traders) in the area of the Piazzale delle Corporazioni - Ostia Antica
Details of the mosaics of the statiories (traders) in the area of the Piazzale delle Corporazioni - Ostia Antica
Details of the mosaics of the statiories (traders) in the area of the Piazzale delle Corporazioni - Ostia Antica
Details of the mosaics of the statiories (traders) in the area of the Piazzale delle Corporazioni - Ostia Antica
Entrance to trading area from the bottom of the theatre - Ostia Antica
The 3 Masks turned to the stage of the Theater - Ostia Antica
Detail of one of the 3 masks - Ostia Antica
Bottom of a plinth in the area of the Piazzale delle Corporazioni - Ostia Antica
In the middle of the photo is the main temple in the area of the Piazzale delle Corporazioni - Ostia Antica
Little friendly dude enjoying the sunshine and Ostia Antica - Ostia Antica