Popular Rome Destinations

Entire Apartment2 Beds

Washer, Kitchen

Entire Apartment1 Bed

Hair Dryer, Air Conditioning

Entire Apartment2 Beds

Microwave Oven, Refrigerator

Entire Apartment2 Beds

Hair Dryer, Kitchen

Entire Bed & Breakfast1 Bed

Wireless Internet, Air Conditioning

Entire Villa5 Beds

Dishwasher, Microwave Oven

Entire Bed & Breakfast1 Bed

Air Conditioning, Wireless Internet

Entire Bed & Breakfast1 Bed

Air Conditioning, Iron

Entire Apartment4 Beds

Iron, Microwave Oven

Entire Apartment2 Beds

Refrigerator, Iron

Entire Apartment2 Beds

Kitchen, Dishwasher

Entire Bed & Breakfast1 Bed

Air Conditioning, Iron

Entire Apartment2 Beds

Refrigerator, Internet

Entire Apartment2 Beds

Refrigerator, Air Conditioning

Entire Apartment1 Bed

Iron, Wireless Internet

Entire Apartment2 Beds

Refrigerator, TV

Entire Bed & Breakfast3 Beds

Air Conditioning, Iron

Entire Apartment1 Bed

Iron, Wireless Internet

Entire Apartment2 Beds

Air Conditioning, Dishwasher

Entire Apartment3 Beds

Kitchen, Air Conditioning

About Rome

Rome is the historic capital of Italy and is one of the top destinations in Europe. It also has the fourth largest population of the continent. Since Rome has a long and vast history going back almost three thousand years, there are many things to see and do here.

 

Visitors will also enjoy learning about Italian life. There are many fine churches in the city, and plenty of delicious Italian cuisine to enjoy. Back in 2014, Rome was ranked the “14th most visited attraction in Italy”.

 

The sights of Rome have an official listing on the World Heritage Site and UNESCO.

 

You’ll have a once-in-a-lifetime chance of seeing these sights:

 

  • Palatine Hill: There are many exhibits within this location, but it will afford you an overall look of the region. It’s in the center of the Seven Hills of Rome and is considered the most ancient section of the city.
  • Roman Forum: The Forum is to one side of the Palatine Hill. Within the Forum are over fifteen surviving ancient structures in history. This used to be the center of Roman life and was much like a marketplace of today. Here you’ll find buildings, monuments, and structures. Much of it is in ruins and still being excavated, but there is a lot to see here.
  • Circus Maximus: This can also be accessed from the Hill. This is a long strip of what appears to be a road, with raised bleachers on each side. It used to be where the Romans would hold their chariot races. This was a major form of entertainment during Roman times and used to hold over 150,000 people. Today, the site is a public park for visitors.
  • Trevi Fountain: This fountain still works and is located on the Piazza di Trevi. It was fed water through an aqueduct system and was originally built by Nicola Salvi in 1762. There are vast crowds around the fountain at any given time, but you can wait to get a good picture. The fountain has recently being renovated.
  • Colosseum: This is a popular structure with only one wall remaining. It's where the Romans held their gladiator competitions. It used to be of three tiers. You can book a tour to get a closer look inside.
  • Pantheon: This Roman temple has survived a bit better than many other artifacts in the city. It was originally built around 118 to 125 A.D. It has a dome on top, and beneath the floor are intricate tombs, including that of Raphael.
  • St. Peter’s Basilica: architects including Michelangelo built this church during the late Renaissance. It’s been kept in excellent condition and has breathtaking interior architecture, paintings, and sculptures. It’s one of the largest churches in the world and the heart of the Catholic faith.

 

Some people call Rome a country within a city. It’ll take more than a day or two to see everything that Rome has to offer. The city is also home to some of the most renowned opera singers, so perhaps you can catch a show at one of the many fine opera houses, such as the Teatro dell’ Opera di Roma.  

I agree We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners who may combine it with other information you’ve provided to them or they’ve collected from your use of their services. Read more