What to Do When in Rome

January 23, 2014 by  
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Article written by Dozen Travel

Although we all like to use the expression, when you’re actually in Rome, you might be at a loss for what to do. It’s not that you won’t have options, rather it’s that you’ll have so many. Rome tours will be able to help but if you’re doing your Italy sightseeing solo, consider these locations.

Ostia Antica is an extremely underrated attraction. This Roman port is incredibly well preserved, so much so that you’ll have an easy time imagining what life was like so many centuries ago.

Any trip to Rome has to include the Coliseum. The attraction has countless tour guides, so you’ll have a hand in appreciating the cultural and historical importance of this monument.

Another attraction you must see when visiting Rome are the Vatican museums. Perhaps some of the most well known pieces of art like the Sistine Chapel and Raphael’s frescoes are preserved here and you can see them up close and personal.

The Pantheon is easily one of the most well-preserved ancient buildings in the entire world and it is packed with Roman culture. This is another location you can easily find a tour guide for so as to more fully appreciate what you’re seeing.

If you’re going to Italy, you have to make time for Rome. The city is packed with beauty and just about anything else you’d want to enjoy.


Article submitted by Italia Tours. They’re a travel company that offers a wide range of Italy vacations that are sure to include one (or even a few) that’s perfect for you.


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