Tag: Fun facts


  • 10 Secrets you didn´t know about Gladiators

    We all know about Roman Gladiators and how they fought for the pleasure of the emperors and the people. But there are certain things not everyone knows about them. Here are 10 secrets about gladiators you may not know.  1) The biggest bloodbath ever recorded  The biggest bloodbath ever recorded… Read More
  • The Trinacria, the symbol of Sicily

    Found on the Sicilian flag, hung outside Sicilian homes and businesses, and sold in trinket form in the streets of Sicily is the mysterious Trinacria: the symbol of Sicily. Three bent legs likely belonging to a woman, protrude from the head of hideous mythological gorgon Medusa. Venomous snakes grow from… Read More

10 Secrets you didn´t know about Gladiators

We all know about Roman Gladiators and how they fought for the pleasure of the emperors and the people. But there are certain things not everyone knows about them. Here are 10 secrets about gladiators you may not know.  1) The biggest bloodbath ever recorded  The biggest bloodbath ever recorded… Read More

The Trinacria, the symbol of Sicily

Found on the Sicilian flag, hung outside Sicilian homes and businesses, and sold in trinket form in the streets of Sicily is the mysterious Trinacria: the symbol of Sicily. Three bent legs likely belonging to a woman, protrude from the head of hideous mythological gorgon Medusa. Venomous snakes grow from… Read More