The capital of Italy is a large, exciting metropolitan city with more than 3 centuries of history, art and culture. Visitors from all over the world can visit Rome's ruins to feel the might of the Ancient Empire. Vatican City also allows visitors to learn about the Roman Catholic history of the city. Tourists can see Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel and walk the Spanish Steps before tossing a coin in the famed Trevi fountain to ensure a safe return to Rome. But it is not only the romantic history that draws the crowds. Rome is also a global leader in delicious cuisine, world-class shopping and lively music. At night, the city continues to turn on the charm with classic Operas at Teatro Dell'Opera, pub and club crawls through the working district and a plethora of dining options to check out.
Rome is not a place for getting bored in. There is such a variety of things to fill the day with, that one can spend weeks here and still not feel ready to leave. The excavated ruins of ancient buildings such as the Roman Forum offer a glimpse into the past. Re-create a gladiatorial battle in the Colosseum before heading to the Capitoline Hill to learn about the birth of modern politics. Luckily for visitors, much of Rome is easy to navigate on foot with a good map, but for ease and time, there is also a 24 hour public transit bus system running all over the city.
Rome is a city known for both traditional Italian fare and delicious, award-winning cuisine. Try some fettuccine carbonara or pizza blanca perfected by generations of family cooks. After a hot day of sightseeing, traditional Italian gelato is a refreshing way to relax cool off and for something a little outside the box, visitors can eat a Michelin-starred meal on a tram while listening to live Italian jazz.
Because of the staggering amount of visitors Rome sees every year, there are many fantastic 5 star hotels in Rome that will make your vacation great. The beautifully decorated Lord Byron Hotel provides guests with chauffeur service, internet access, an exceptional restaurant and bar as well as friendly and helpful staff to make your stay perfect. The Hotel Sofitel Rome Villa Borghese is a conveniently located boutique hotel offering roof-top Mediterranean dining, concierge services and on-site child care for parents wanting a romantic night out.
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