The Romapass is very convenient if you are planning on visiting lots of sites and museums and planning to use the bus and metro services for 3 or more days. With unlimited travel on the buses and... more
We flew into Rome from Frankfurt, an easy nonstop flight that was relaxing as we did some final reading up on all the things we planned to see while in Rome. As we approached the airport, it was... more
The airport is 32 km (20 miles) southwest of the city so you will need to think about transportation into Rome ahead of time. There are several options, each with its own pros and cons and the costs... more
At the moment, a taxi ride from airport Fiumicino to central Rome costs 48 €. Make sure you use an official taxi. You can see a number as well as the fare written on it. The fare from and to Ciampino... more
If you don’t need a car in Rome, I highly recommend you not get one. The city is too busy, too crowded, and there just aren’t enough parking spaces. Rome is an easy walking city and, if you need it,... more
Definetely the best way for a quick tour of the city, especially if staying in Rome shortly. On the other hand, it might help a lot showing the sights which one should visit later by foot. But there... more
Once we got into Rome, we walked just about everywhere. This is what we do on most of our trips unless we absolutely have to get somewhere too far away to walk.
I found Rome to be a very easy city to... more
"Enjoy Rome" are an Englidh speaking company that provide useful help and tips for visitors to Rome.
They also organise an exceedingly good bicycle tour of the city. You experience the city in the... more
In September 2008 i traveled with Grimaldi Prestige Ferries from Barcelona to Civitavecchia, near Rome. The crossing time was twenty one hour. It was a nice experience, the food was ok and the cabin... more
Without a doubt, Rome is my favourite city in this world. There is little to dislike about Rome, and too much to love for a short introductory paragraph. Even listing random non-descriptive positives...
Hubby and I celebrated our 28th anniversary in Rome this year – a place neither of us had been to before but always near the top of our bucket list. What an experience! Everything cooperated for us,...