Rome: an open-air museum

Rome, a region rich in history is anybody’s tour destination be it during the hot summer or the cold winter as it presents excellent attraction features. Italy’s capital is a cosmopolitan city filled with nearly three thousand years of globally influential culture art as well as architecture, from the re-known Roman Empire and the home to the Roman Catholic Church headquarters to the most exciting Vatican Museums among many other features.

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The iconic Colosseum, the ancient Roman gladiatorial arena

You have probably imagined the gladiator wars; you can vividly picture how the wars were, the breathtaking shows and enthusiastic spectators cheering to the top of their breath. While visiting Rome, you get the chance to be on the pitch, feel the atmosphere creep in your veins as you travel back in time picturing yourself being among the gladiator event spectator or maybe even a gladiator, the excitement is simply incredible. The gladiator fights are not all the action Rome presents; animal fights are also impressive and breathtaking event you will enjoy. Continue reading “Rome: an open-air museum”

Your Complete Italy Travel Guide: Famous Tourist Destinations and Other Necessary Information

Italy, to most of the tourists, is one of the biggest attractions in the world. Every nook and corner of the country has something or the other to offer to the tourists visiting it from various parts of the world. Having said all this, it still is a country with real people living and working every day, which means not every part of the country, can be considered as tourist spot. So, here are five of the most famous tourist destinations in Italy and an insight into what you should expect, when you visit these places.

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Rome –

The most vibrant city of Italy reminds you of its illustrious past all the time. The things to look forward to in the city are great museums, ancient monuments, and Renaissance and medieval fountains and buildings. Being the capital of what we call modern Italy, Rome boasts of many fine cafes and restaurants, lively squares and streets and a great nightlife. Continue reading “Your Complete Italy Travel Guide: Famous Tourist Destinations and Other Necessary Information”

Take a trip to Rome and let the centre of a historical empire blow you away

The history of man-kind is something that will never cease to amaze us. The way humanity evolved to reach where it stands today is an incredible development that unfortunately shed much blood. Despite the violence, the Roman Empire was an important period in the world’s history. Through solid communication, and effective use of technology the Romans helped to bring roads, laws, education and more to nations all around the globe – including Britain. Rome has been incredibly influential over both political and religious decisions since its rise as an Empire. Thanks to this it boasts nothing but astounding historical culture – maybe that’s why it’s the 11th most visited city in the world!

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Photo: Giampaolo Macorig

Rome situates itself in the Lazio region of central Italy by the Tiber river. If the incredible history of war, struggle, and violence isn’t your cup of tea, maybe the cities climate will be. Rome enjoys a Mediterranean climate with the summer seasons often hosting temperatures exceeding 30 degrees – weather that will put a smile across the face of all sun lovers.
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