Andy

April 21, 2012

$800-million ancient Rome theme park planned – in Rome

Full circle- people: 'Visitors will get to watch gladiator fights and battle re-enactments in the Colosseum- although officials say it is unlikely that a full-size version will be built. The $800-million project has been given new life by the interest of the Emir of Qatar- Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa al-Thani. Alemanno- the centre-right mayor of Rome- presented the project to the emir this week as one of several proposals.'

$800-million ancient Rome theme park planned – in Rome

The wonders of the ancient city of Rome will be re-created as a gigantic theme park a few kilometres from the original monuments- if Gianni Alemanno- the mayor- has his way.