Rome Pocket Guide

Images Of Rome

There aren't many cities in the world like Roma. No matter which way you turn you set your eyes on imposing monuments, dramatic statues or lavish fountains. Walking around the streets today it is easy to envisage what it would've been like centuries ago when crowds thronged to the Colossuem, Caesar's foot soldiers paroled the streets and everyone was decked in sandals. Once darkness falls it isn't as lively as some other European cities, but if you don't find a bar which gets your pulse racing don't worry - the city looks twice as breathtaking at night.

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In The Guide

  • Cheap Eats Find out what restaurants are best value for money and what are the local specialties.
  • Don't Miss A list of the best local attractions and places worth visiting whilst in Rome.
  • Budget Tips Insider tips on how to save money or what to do when you don't have any!
  • A day in Rome... Only have one day to spare? We give you our ultimate day in Rome.

Rome City Reviews

  • 100%


    amazing city

    had the best time here met loads of cool people. restaurants are nice. Pantheon was where it began.

    Insider Tip:walk everywhere.

  • 80%


    The pick pocket rumours are true!

    On a busy underground 2 young girls were behind us, upon the doors opening one just pushes and pushes you and doesn't stop to cause a distraction. Whilst she does this another attempts to pick pock you! Luckily I felt it and a random man also yelled out! The girls then try to make out they were not doing it but how would they have got off the train with the doors shut?

    Insider Tip:Keep all things zipped up and if possible avoid the subway as its rather dirty, badly maintained and thieves are everywhere!

  • 100%


    The Eternal City

    So it was only a four day stay in Rome (one day trip to Napoli also). So it wasn't enough, that is my review, you cannot view Rome in just a few days, you can walk for hours and will never get bored.

    Insider Tip:Try the restaurantes further away from the touristic places, better prices and much more food!

  • 90%


    For the culture lovers

    There is a lot of historical buildings and museums to check out for culture lovers. Personally, I prefer nature and landscape, thus I liked the gardens alot. Vatican City is a must see, I went on a Wednesday which was just in time t attend the pope's blessing. There is also alot of good food around, do check out Tripadvisor for some suggestions. I really loved the crispy thin sheet pizzas.

    Insider Tip:THIN SHEET PIZZAS! take your time and soak in the beautiful city.

  • 90%



    MY favorite city, absolutely in love! Expensive, but I was feeling like its my city, definitely! Every site is amazing, beautiful city!

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