10 Odd & Cultural Facts About Rome

10 Odd & Cultural Facts About Rome

There are plenty of hidden secrets lying in the culture, landscape and history of Rome. Here are 10 odd and cultural facts about the popular destination:

1. Rome: The Eternal City

Rome is often referred to as the “Eternal City” as it’s thought to be the oldest continuously populated city in the world dating back to 625 B.C.

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2. The Toga

The toga is unique to male Romans, worn as a mark of distinction—signifying the wearer was free-born or non-slave.

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