Reconstruction of the Roman Forum. It is a vast complex of baths, theaters, temples, racetracks, and libraries. Very crowded. Apartment living: apartment blocks (height controlled by law for safety). Forum is an open space for public use.
A Roman Slum with a Tavern. (circa AD (Peter Connolly/insulae /user: Aethon) Even though Gaius Julius Caesar was of a patrician family, he was born and raised in Subura, a slum area such as depicted here.