The Eternal city of Rome is one of the most popular travel destination in the whole world. There are numerous reasons for visiting this unique city. For those interesting in history Rome is a must see destination as its offers numerous historical sights you couldn't see anywhere else such as Colosseum, Saint Peter's Basilica or unique Pantheon. Art and culture lovers can enjoy visiting numerous museums and galleries holding art masterpieces from the renowned world artists.
Getting to Rome these days is very as it is connected by plane to numerous European and worldwide destinations. Rome is served by two airports - Fiumicino Airport and Ciampino Airport. Both airports can be easily reached by car, bus or train from the city.
Thanks to its central position, Rome can be reached by train from both south and north of Italy. Rome's main train station Termini has numerous connections to many Italian destinations. In only a few hours you can reach Rome from Venice, Florence or Milan as well as southern Italy - Naples or Sicily. From Rome there are also trains to the port of Civitavecchia where cruise ships sailing in the Mediterranean usually docks.
When you visit Rome you will notice that it is quite small and you can easily walk all around. If you are short of a time you can get around by metro which covers all main districts of Rome, buses or even tram.
Throughout the city you will find numerous accommodation facilities for your great holiday in Rome. There are great hotels in all districts of Rome. You can choose from staying near Termini Station, close to historic centre or close to Vatican. Numerous apartment or B&Bs are ideal for those who want to indulge in local life and interact with locals.
Plan you sightseeing carefully so you can make the most of your time in Rome. You will definitely visit top Rome sights such as Piazza di Spagna, the Trevi Fountain, the Colosseum or Pantheon. Visiting Saint Peter's Basilica and Vatican Museums is a must while in Rome. To save the money and time consider buying Roma Pass Card or OMNIA Vatican and Rome Card which allows free entry to several monuments as well as savings on other entrance fees and free public transport in Rome.
This historic city attracts visitors from all around the world by its "dolce vita", charming people and melodic Italian language. Italy is ideal destination for foodies as it offers delicious food based on seasonal ingredients. So when in Rome be sure to have a cappuccino along typical cornetto for breakfast, taste amazing pizza al taglio or enjoy one of many flavours of gelato. Throughout the Rome you will find many great restaurants offering not only Roman cuisine but also pasta and other delicacies from other Italian regions. Be sure to visit open markets which can be found in each Roman districts to feast your eyes with fresh fruits and vegetables and other food products.
Beautiful Rome is ideal for wandering around its cobbled streets, enjoying the drink in one of many outdoor cafes or tasting delicious gelato. There is no shortage of food options in Rome. On every corner you will find pizzerias, gelaterias, passticerias and restaurants where you taste delicious Italian regional food. In Rome you can taste typical Roman food and also food from other regions such as Emilia- Romagna or Sicily.
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