The colosseum, also known as the Flavian amphitheater, built almost 2,000 years ago, is nothing less than an architectural marvel. This gigantic,elliptical free-standing structure comprises of three stories with 80 arched entrances and offers a seating capacity of 50,000 people. Situated just east of the Roman forum, the construction of this spectacular creation began in AD 72 under emperor Vespasian and was completed in AD 80 under his successor. A mixture of materials used to design it along with a combination of several architectural styles, this vintage monument is one of the most enthralling creations of all times. Even after destruction due to various natural disasters, acts of vandalism and weather impacts, it continues to be the iconic symbol of the Roman heritage….