Tag: Western Europe

Anguillara

Anguillara Sabazia is a town and comune in the Metropolitan City of Rome, Lazio, central Italy, around 30 kilometres northwest of Rome. It nestles on a small cape on the coast of Lake Bracciano; its medieval center and its beach make it a popular destination for tourists. About […]

Ostia

Ostia Antica is a large archaeological site, close to the modern town of Ostia, that is the location of the harbour city of ancient Rome, 25 kilometres southwest of Rome. Ostia (plur. of “ostium”) is a derivation of “os”, the Latin word for “mouth”. At the mouth of […]

Railway Museum

The Rome Porta San Paolo Railway Park Museum is a museum in Rome (Italy), concerned with railway and tram transportation. It is housed next to the Roma Porta San Paolo railway station and the Piramide station of the metro.The museum, inaugurated on 18 September 2004, is in part […]

Skyscrapers of Frankfurt am Main

The tallest structure in Frankfurt is the Europaturm, which rises 337 metres however… The tallest habitable building in Frankfurt is the Commerzbank Tower, which rises 259 metres and 56 floors. The second-tallest building in the city is the Messeturm, which rises 257 metres tall and has 55 floors. […]