Things to do in Roma
The ancient port of Rome, Ostia Antica, is located just 30 minutes away from the city. Read on to discover the fascinating history behind this ancient Roman archaeological site.
Rome is an amazing city to visit with children because it is packed with incredible landmarks and fascinating stories about its history.
Campo de’ Fiori is a buzzing piazza no matter what the time of day. Its markets, luxury palaces and artisan workshops are reminiscent of Medieval Rome.
Piazza del Campidoglio lies at the top of one of Rome’s seven hills and is surrounded with museums and ancient temples, not to mention steeped in history and legend.
Eight hundred trains and 600,000 passengers a day make Roma Termini the busiest train station in Italy and one of the largest in Europe.
The indoor market located inside the Roman Forum had six different floors and sold products that were shipped in from across the Roman Empire.
Just a few kilometres from Rome, Villa d’Este is a prime example of the capriciousness of Ippolito d’Este and his family. Its spectacular gardens are well worth a visit.
Hadrian’s Villa, just a stone’s throw from Rome, comprises 30 buildings, tunnels and underground galleries. It is an archaeological gem steeped in history and unresolved mysteries.
There is nothing like heading to a market in Rome to get a taste of life alla Romana. Read on to discover our round-up of the top markets in the Eternal City.