Ancient Roman colonies
Colonies or trading posts of Ancient Rome (outside of current Italy), with a significant Roman population.
|Arles||Iulia Paterna Sextanoum|
|Bordeaux||Bordeaux (Burdigala) : Palais Gallien|
|Bosra||Once the capital of the Roman province of Arabia Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a)- started as a Roman military camp and grew to become a town from the 5th century|
|Butrint||After the arrival of the Romans in 44BC, Butrint became a Roman colony in the province of Illyria and expanded considerably, on reclaimed marshland. It was equipped with the usual appurtenances of a Roman city. (AB Ev)|
|Caves of Maresha and Bet Guvrin||Bet Guvrin was the seat of a Roman governorate during the 2nd and 3rd centuries CE. It was at this time one of the most important cities in Roman Palestine and a major crossroads. (AB ev)|
|City of Bath||Aquae Sulis|
|Djémila||The city was initially populated by a colony of Roman soldiers from Italy, and eventually grew to become a large trading market. (wiki)|
|Fortified City of Carcassonne||Colonia Iulia Carcaso|
|Great Spa Towns of Europe||Baden Baden, Bath|
|Medina of Sousse||Hadrumetum|
|Mudejar Architecture of Aragon||La Seo Cathedral in Zaragoza is located above the ancient Roman forum of Caesaraugusta.|
|Old City of Jerusalem||Colonia Aelia Capitolina|
|Oporto||Romans establisned a town there in the 1st century bc, under the name of Portus <= the port>. (AB ev)|
|Orange||Colonia Julia Firma Secundanorum Arausio|
|Paris, Banks of the Seine||Lutetia|
|Pont du Gard||Was built to meet the needs of the colony Nemausu|
|Regensburg||Regensburg was known as Castra Regina, there was a large Roman military post and a town; remains are left from the Porta Praetoria|
|Tauric Chersonese||It was subject to Rome from the middle of the 1st century BC until the 370s AD (wiki)|
|Timgad||Timgad was created ex nihilo as a military colony by the Emperor Trajan in AD 100. (official description)|
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