Rome had castles and rivers in many places. Rome was also located on a Peninsula, shaped like a boot kicking a soccer ball (there was an island that made it look like Rome was a foot and the island was a soccer ball).
Influence of Etruscan Sports
When Romulus and Remus were born, their uncle was concerned that they would overthrow him. When he realized this, he told some of his workers to sneak into the children's room and put them into the lake so that they would drown. Later on, a wolf found them and saved them and brought them to the pack and raised them like wolfs. They started saving people and helping people, this spread around and their grandfather demanded to see them. They eventually overthrew the king and their grandfather regained the throne. The two twins decided to build a city. They couldn't figure out what to call the city so they fought and Remus died and Romulus named the city Rome