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Must-visit Roman sites and ruins from around the world - Part 3

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The Roman Empire was vast. At its zenith, it included much of Europe, coastal northern Africa, the Balkans, Asia minor, and some parts of Mesopotamia and the Middle East. That's the modern-day equivalent of nearly 50 countries!

Discovering the Roman Empire's architectural legacy is one of the great pleasures of traveling. Browse the gallery and find out where to explore ancient Roman civilizations.  

Must-visit Roman sites and ruins from around the world

Tunisia - Dougga is the best-preserved Roman small town in North Africa.

Must-visit Roman sites and ruins from around the world

England - Fishbourne Roman Palace, Chichester, West Sussex. 

Must-visit Roman sites and ruins from around the world

Morocco - Volubilis, situated near the city of Meknes.

Must-visit Roman sites and ruins from around the world

Spain - Baelo Claudia, near Tarfia—one of Andalusia's most significant and well-preserved Roman archaeological sites.

Must-visit Roman sites and ruins from around the world

Turkey - The Temple of Hadrian, in the ancient city of Ephesus.

Must-visit Roman sites and ruins from around the world

Macedonia - Roman mosaic artwork in Heraclea Lyncestis, an ancient city located near present-day Bitola, Republic of Macedonia.  

Must-visit Roman sites and ruins from around the world

Germany - The Porta Nigra in Trier.

Must-visit Roman sites and ruins from around the world

England - The ruins of Vindolanda, a Roman auxiliary fort located south of Hadrian's Wall. 

Must-visit Roman sites and ruins from around the world

Jordan - The Temple of Hercules near Amman. 

Must-visit Roman sites and ruins from around the world

Algeria Djémila - Djémila remains a fine example of how Roman architecture could be adapted to a mountain environment. 

Must-visit Roman sites and ruins from around the world

Libya - The Theater of Sabratha is one of the most magnificent Roman sites anywhere.

Must-visit Roman sites and ruins from around the world

Wales - Caerleon Roman Fortress and Baths. 

Must-visit Roman sites and ruins from around the world

Bulgaria - Plovdiv and its ancient Roman theater. 

Must-visit Roman sites and ruins from around the world

Libya - The imposing Septimius Severus Arch, Leptis Magna. 

Must-visit Roman sites and ruins from around the world

Turkey - Aspendos, an ancient Greco-Roman city, is known for having the best-preserved amphitheater of antiquity. 

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