The Most Stunning Roman Ruins Outside Of Italy

Published April 1, 2015
Updated February 8, 2018

If you're looking for Roman ruins but aren't a fan of tomato-based dishes, good news: you don't have to go to Italy to see them.

Roman Ruins In Spain

The Roman aqueduct in Segovia, Spain Source: Wikimedia

At its apogee in the early second century, the Roman Empire controlled five million square kilometers of land that stretched from Britain to the Persian Gulf. Speckled around this massive range of earth, remains of this former global hegemon still stand today. The sites below are among the most stunning reminders of Rome’s past power.

Roman Ruins Aspendos Turkey
Roman Ruins Ephesus Houses
Roman Ruins Caesarea Israel
The Most Stunning Roman Ruins Outside Of Italy
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Interested in Rome's effects in North Africa? Check out this video below:

John has been writing for All That Is Interesting since 2014 and now lives in Madrid, Spain, where he writes and consults on international development projects in East Africa.