"I have been to over a hundred different worlds, and none possess the awesome beauty of Romulus."
--Alidar Jarok, 2366
The homeworld of the Romulans, also known as ch'Rihan, orbits the same central star as the planet Remus, which was located in Sector Z-6 of the Alpha Quadrant. Romulus and Remus are often referred to as "twin planets" but they are not a binary planet system.
The planet was colonised around 400AD (earth time) by explorers from Vulcan.
Captain James T Kirk and his crew aboard the USS Enterprise were one of the first to encounter them.
The planet was destroyed in 2387AD when a nearby star went supernov