Rome is one of the most historical and romantic cities this planet has to offer. With stunning and classic ancient architecture from the Renaissance and Baroque times, as well as the influences that date back nearly two thousand years- from the birth of Christianity and the emergence of some of the most exquisite artists- Rome is truly a place of wonders. Whether you are into history or shopping, Rome has all the qualities of the perfect Rome city breaks.
The most famous sight when visiting Rome is the Colosseum, a remnant of ancient Rome, it is known as the Flavian Amphitheatre which is the largest of amphitheatres during the time of the Roman Empire.
There are so many sights to see when you visit Rome, another famous and essential sight is Vatican City. Take a stroll through this magnificent work of ancient times taking in the Vatican museums of Greek and Roman exhibits from ancient roman civilizations. In the Vatican city you can bask in the magnificence of the restored Sistine Chapel where you can witness the outstanding work of Michelangelo – this piece of art on the ceiling of the chapel is something that must be seen for any tourist.
Accommodation choices vary from tiny hole-in-the-wall overnighters to grand hotels that you won’t want to leave, even to go sightseeing. Depending on the time of year you choose to take your short break in Rome, you could save significant sums of money, or you could be at a disadvantage. Similarly, planning in advance could serve you well, whereas sometimes, last minute deals are irresistibly affordable.
If you really want a cheap meal you should look no further than the many pizza joints who serve up slices of pizzas for a few euros. Pick your pizza, pay and consume it while you go. If you prefer to sit down to have your meal you must be prepared to pay at least 10 euros for a lunch with drinks.