Rome was called the “Eternal City” by the ancient Romans because they believed that no matter what happened in the rest of the world, the city of Rome would always remain standing. Exploring the city centre by foot surrounded by glorious monuments and colossal remains takes you back in time to the “glory that was Rome”.
Why visit Rome?
With its unparalleled history, Rome is the third most visited city in Europe and the fourteenth worldwide. It attracts visitors from all over the world who are impatient to discover the city’s impressive monuments and archaeological sites; not to mention its renowned cuisine and its lively atmosphere.
When exploring the Colosseum, visitors will easily imagine how the gladiators fought for their life in the arena, cheered by the crowd. In the Circus Maximus, travelers will picture the chariots crashing into each other in order to be first in the race, and in the Roman Forum visualise what the Roman public life was like.
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This travel guide will provide you with all the necessary information to make your stay in Rome a memorable experience.
Set off on a day trip from Rome across the Italian countryside to discover the birthplace of St Francis in the charming town of Assisi.
The most complete guide of Rome
This guide has been written by travellers like yourself and it is designed to help you plan your stay in Rome, so that you get the most out of the city as possible, whether you are staying for 2 days or a month. Find out what the top attractions and the best places to eat are, which museums are worthwhile and where to stay in Rome. If you’re traveling on a budget, we have also an article on how to save money while visiting this fascinating city, and the daily costs, so that you are prepared before getting to Italy.
The information provided in this guide was updated in June 2021. If you find a mistake or would like to make a suggestion, please do not hesitate to contact us.