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Rome’s history spans three millennia, from the classical myths of vengeful gods to the follies of the Roman emperors, from Renaissance excess to swaggering 20th-century Fascism. Emperors, popes and dictators have come and gone, playing out their ambitions against foreign powers and domestic rivals, stamping out heresies and conspiring for their place in history.
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Via del Corso

Corso 281 Luxury Suites is located in Via del Corso, the main artery that cuts through the center of Rome, and one of the Eternal City's main shopping streets. A number of Rome's historic attractions are also located here. Few people know that main thoroughfare was the site of an annual jockeyless horse race (“corse” in Italian) that spanned the entire length of the street, thus the name: Via del Corso. The races were banned in the mid-19th century.

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Via del Corso

Corso 281 Luxury Suites is located in Via del Corso, the main artery that cuts through the center of Rome, and one of the Eternal City's main shopping streets. Its central position makes Via del Corso a perfect meeting point for people of all ages. It also attracts avid shoppers, because they can find a broad selection of shops that suit every taste and wallet. A number of Rome's historic attractions are also located along Via del Corso. The history of this famous street's name is also…

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Altare della Patria

Il Vittoriano is just 200 metres from Corso 281 The National Monument of Victor Emmanuel the 2nd, often known as “Il Vittoriano”, is dedicated to the unification of Italy. More precisely, it honors the first king of the unified Italy; Victor Emmanuel II. As King of Sardinia, Victor Emmanuel was a front figure in the movement for a united Italy. After his army joined forces with the political and military leader, Guiseppe Garibaldi, they together defeated the opposing Papal army. Shortly…

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