"On an Evening (or Two!) in Roma..." Rome by londonlover
Rome Travel Guide: 11,966 reviews and 26,452 photos
Some of my favorite memories from my 2006 trip to Italy are from Rome. There are plenty of problems with Rome, but the history and "feel" of beautiful Rome are breathtaking...there's probably little I can tell you about the history or attractions of Rome that you can't find in any good guide book, so I decided to list only tips on my favorite places, restaurants, and ways to make the most out of your visit.
I just added some tips, but this page isn't really finished yet--check back for more additions later.
- Pros:Walk in the steps of history. Breathe in the air of ancient Rome. Great restaurants, good public transportation. Laidback, unhurried big city.
- Cons:Crowds. Tourists. Lines. Smoking everywhere on the streets! The river is very dirty.
Once the mausoleum of Emperor Hadrian, this was used as a refuge when Rome was under siege after that. Now, I think it's... more travel advice
Coffee shops aren't unusual in Rome, but two are noted to be a class above the rest. One is the Tazza d'Oro, but it was... more travel advice
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