A Guide to Rome
Rome is the capital of Italy and is at the heart of Italian politics and culture.
Built on the Tiber river and surrounded by the seven hills Rome is situated amid stunning scenery and is not far from the west coast. This is only the beginning however with the addition of the of the astounding and beautiful architecture in the city often thought of as the most beautiful in th world. The list of sites is endless.
The most spectacular of these sites include the imposing Colosseum, the Trevi fountain, the Diocletian Baths, Palantine Museum, the Palazzo Massimo, the Roman Forum, The intimidating Roman Imperial Forums, the astonuding Pantheon, and the Pincio which provides an amazing view of the city which will leave a lasting impression on any visitor.
The magnificent city also houses the Vatican home to one of the most famous men in the world, The Pope. The city of St Petersburg is situated at the heart of the capital and houses the fabulous Sistine Chapel displaying the glorius murals by Michaelangelo and of course his David.
Rome is a must visit location on any trip to Italy and is one of the most stunning cities not only in the country but in the world.
If you are planning to visit Rome, take a look at our guide to travelling in Rome on a budget
for tips and hints on how to maximise your sightseeing and enjoyment whilst minimizing your spending.