All roads lead to Rome in Merida, one of Spain’s best kept travel secretsTHE city of Merida boasts the best-preserved Roman ruins outside Italy, and without the crowds. Founded in 25BC, Augusta Emerita as the city was then known, served as the capital of Rome’s westernmost province, Lusitania.  Today a modern city stands where Romans once dwelled, architecturally unremarkable except for the very notable fact that Roman ruins […]
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