Lazio Travel Guide

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Lazio Highlights

  • Pro
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    unravelau says…

     Lazio is a region that has it all. 

  • Con
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    NonnaLou says…

     None !!! 

  • In a nutshell
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    iris2002 says…

     the food & wine will be your downfall!! 

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Rome

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11967,26456,2470

Tivoli

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140,506,15

Gaeta

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116,331,12

Civitavecchia

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41,95,12

Fiuggi

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18,17,30

Ostia Antica

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59,254,5

Castel Gandolfo

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29,68,6

Sperlonga

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34,73,14

Isola di Ponza

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22,34,1

Formia

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19,67,4

Terracina

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15,30,12

Cassino

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17,68,5

Lago di Bracciano

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11,57,0

Bracciano

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12,40,7

Viterbo

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16,64,37

Rieti

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15,45,11

Bagnoregio

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48,76,0

Montefiascone

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11,14,0

Lago Albano

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7,24,0

Ostia

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13,33,2

Lago di Bolsena

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14,14,0

Sora

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7,11,0

Palestrina

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0,0,4

Minturno

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15,40,0

Frascati

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4,7,20

Rome

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  • Colosseum

    Rome Things to Do

    Originally known as the Flavian Amphitheater, this largest of Roman arenas was constructed between 70 and 80 AD on the former site of Nero's artificial lake. That very naughty emperor claimed as his own a large area of Rome which had been devastated in the great fire of 64 AD, and built the lake, extensive gardens and a lavish palace (Domus Aurea)...

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  • Albergo Del Senato

    Rome Hotels

    The Pantheon is my favorite building in Rome and might be my favorite building in the world. The...

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  • L'Archetto di Fontana di Trevi

    Rome Restaurants

    again no special resa just walking around and hungry near trevi decided to stop here as it was off the main road, and very quaint. We took the terrace out on the street against the wall. the service was nice and fast, the pizzas were bland and the pasta nothing to shout about. wife got a bit sick off the mushrooms pasta dish. We eat pasta and...

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Tivoli

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  • Villa D'Este

    Tivoli Things to Do

    Here is all general visitors info for Villa d'Este. I see many people reporting that the fountains were not working - read hours re fountain activation - from 10 a.m. every 2 hours! From the Villa D’Este website (http://www.villadestetivoli.info/indexe.htm) Villa D’Este Piazza Trento, 5 00019 Tivoli, Italia Call Center – 199.766.166 Number to dial...

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  • Idria Hotel

    Tivoli Hotels

    Via Giovanni Pascoli 26, Tivoli, 00019, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • HADRIAN'S VILLA

    Tivoli Things to Do

    Hadrian's Villa is not located in Tivoli.It is locats in Villa Adriana which is about 4 km west of Tivili.

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Gaeta

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  • Great food and nice host

    Gaeta Restaurants

    On a very hot evening ,walking in Gaeta we heard south American music coming out of this restaurant, we stopped by and were at first surprised as the staff (nice and friendly!) explained to us the menu' in English! So we had our meal there, raw fish starter (razor clams were alive!) a mix platter of grilled fish and pasta gnocchi with swordfish and...

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  • Grand Hotel Le Rocce

    Gaeta Hotels

    GRAND HOTEL LE ROCCE $47.00 to $95.00 USD Panoramic beach view Beach, Near the Sea, Bar,...

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  • The beautiful Castle of Gaeta from...

    Gaeta Off The Beaten Path

    To photograph the castles from this angle you need to go to the second level from the top of Mount Orlando ............walk around until you come to a sign on a rock referring to the birds (I have a photo of it I will find and put here too)....... you then have to find your way down a path through the bushes heading towards the edge of the...

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Civitavecchia

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  • SEAFOOD FRESH FROM IN FRONT OF THE DOOR

    Civitavecchia Restaurants

    There are more than a few restaurants in Civitavecchia, some are more upscale than others. A family style restaurant that might be more for locals than tourists is ristorante Trattoria Sora Maria. English translation is Sister Mary. Is this a religious order running the restaurant. No, It was opened in the 1800's and run by the family and not the...

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  • Tenuta dell'Argento Resort

    Civitavecchia Hotels

    Colline dell'Argento s.n.c., Civitavecchia, 00053, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • Private transfers to Rome and Fiumicino

    Civitavecchia Transportation

    Another reliable company which provides Civitavecchia transfer services is My Cab in Rome.The service is punctual and comfortable, and you can get to Rome in just a little more than one hour, or to Fiumicino airport in less than an hour.The driver was really friendly and spoke a really good english, so he gave us many useful tips about typical food...

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Fiuggi

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  • WEATHER

    Fiuggi Warnings and Dangers

    I think the person who complained of the cold must have been unlucky. I stayed in the 'new' town last week and it was 30 degrees centigrade at midnight one night!. There seem to be two clearly defined areas in Fiuggi, the 'new' section around the marvellous Boniface Spa & the beautiful historic area sited higher up in the hills.You really need some...

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  • Hotel Imperiale

    Fiuggi Hotels

    After reading some of the reviews we were pleasantly surprised with the hotel in Fiuggi chosen by...

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  • IDEAL CENTRAL LOCATION

    Fiuggi Favorites

    Ideally situated as a base for touring holiday. Many historic towns in the region plus lush countryside. Places such as Rome, Pompeii & Amalfi Coast (i.e. Naples, Sorrento & Capri) all within a few hours driving.

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Ostia Antica

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  • Piazza delle Corporazioni

    Ostia Antica Things to Do

    This is a business part of Roman Ostia, which once housed the offices of various businesses. They included merchants who operated businesses shipping various commodities to and from Ostia/Rome and to advertise their business, they had mosaics in front showing with what commodoties they dealt. These are still there and one can really get a feel for...

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  • Ostia Antica Park

    Ostia Antica Hotels

    Viale Dei Romagnoli 1041 A, Ostia Antica, Lazio, 00119, Italy

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

  • Ostia Antica Borgo

    Ostia Antica Things to Do

    The small town of Ostia Antica (5 minutes walk from the Ostia Antica excavation site) is very pleasant and worth a good walkabout. A medieval/Renaissance town with a papal palace (or fortress), a historic church, cafés and restaurants. To me, it felt like walking into a medieval Roman town. The old castle with the round tower was begun by Pope...

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Castel Gandolfo

Sperlonga

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Isola di Ponza

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  • sunset at Chiaia di Luna

    Isola di Ponza Things to Do

    If you are in Ponza Porto in the evening, go to see the Sunset at Chiaia di Luna, it's fantastic.To go there, just walk to the tunnel under the mountain and you'll be there in few minutes. Bring with you a light-source, the tunnel is very dark, you'll need it to go back after the sunset.There is a small bar on the beach, have there an aperitive or...

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  • Grand Hotel Chiaia Di Luna

    Isola di Ponza Hotels

    It is possible to rent small appartements with a nice for view for a small amount of money! Compared...

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  • not really night-time, pre-dinner I'd...

    Isola di Ponza Nightlife

    During summertime (usually July and August) at Frontone, a beach not far from the port, disco dancing and aperitives take place from before sunset to dinnertime. Come as you are style,(swimsuit and tshirt are well accepted) music and cocktails won't stop until dinner time. If you are young and are in Ponza, need to go there. no requirements but to...

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Formia

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  • Best pizza ever!

    Formia Restaurants

    A lovely family run restuarant that a friend seggested to us. We actually ate there every evening of our holiday as the food was so good. The pizza was really light and cooked in a wood fired oven. The seafood was amazing, we had a local fish called pezzogna. Considering we ate there for 6 nights we never got bored as they also had several...

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  • Kora Park

    Formia Hotels

    Formia, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • The Pathway to Formia from Rome is well...

    Formia Off The Beaten Path

    but the southern route is not so busy. Just out of town on the main road towards Scauri - Minturno and then Campania, you will see this structure, and probably wonder about it like me. Mind you the photo was taken out of a moving bus and therefore may not be as clear as if I had been standing there. None-the-less, you can definitely see that it is...

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Terracina

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  • Feast Days

    Terracina Favorites

    The Festival of the Sea, the 3rd Saturday in July A statue of the Virgin Mary "Madonna" is placed in a fishing boat, and followed out to sea by a flotilla of boats, decorated with shells, flowers and lights. The procession sails from Terracina port to Circeo. On their return, fireworks are set off from the boats. San Cesareo is the Patron Saint of...

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  • Hotel Acquasanta

    Terracina Hotels

    Via Appia Km. 104.5, Terracina, 04019, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Local Bus Services

    Terracina Transportation

    The main bus station is in Piazza 25 Aprile, below the old town. From here, Cotral services run to other towns in the Province of Latina. Website: www.cotralspa.it. Smaller orange town buses run from Piazza 25 Aprile and Piazzale Marconi.

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Cassino

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  • Montecassino Monastery - a working...

    Cassino Favorites

    Today, Montecassino is a working monastery and continues to be a pilgrimage site by virtue of the suriviving relics of St. Benedict and St. Scholastica. It is also a popular tourist destination for its historical importance and its attractive buildings.

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  • Hotel Al Boschetto

    Cassino Hotels

    Km 0,900 Superhighway, Cassino, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Montecassino Monastery

    Cassino Things to Do

    St. Benedict's mortal remains, and those of his sister Scolastica, rest beneath the High Altar.The MONTECASSINO Monastery, was originally founded by St. Benedict about 529 of the Christian Era on the remnants of a preexisting Roman fortification of the municipium Casinum.

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Lago di Bracciano

Bracciano

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  • Castle views

    Bracciano Things to Do

    Back in 1989 we took a day trip to Bracciano. That time of the year vines covering walls of the Castle looked so beautiful I could never forget. We walked to ancient part of the town and climbed to the edge of hills overlooking county side.

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  • Hotel Villa Clementina

    Bracciano Hotels

    Via Traversa Quarto del Lago, 12, Bracciano, Lazio, 00062, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Best restaurant in Bracciano.We loved...

    Bracciano Restaurants

    The ambience is romantic, cosy and warm. We got there after a long trip from France that morning and longed for a good meal to warm our tired bods and hungry enough to satisfy our descerningly spoiled tastebuds. Well we were in for a great surprise.Situated where the old medieval moat of the Bracciano Castle used to be this restaurant is tucked...

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Viterbo

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  • Don't miss the place

    Viterbo Restaurants

    The restaurant is in a farm. The owner is very nice and very helpful. They grow Chianina cattle there, vegetables, fruit and make olive oil. The restaurant is located in the middle of a huge farm, beautiful place and view. They have there rooms for rent too, with a wonderful pool. The food was great. We ate hand made spaghetti with lemon and a meat...

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  • B&B Torre Di Vico

    Viterbo Hotels

    I spent 3 wonderful days in Viterbo, a wonderful medieval town not far from Rome and Tuscany. I...

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  • San Pellegrino

    Viterbo Things to Do

    The old San Pellegrino quarter of Viterbo is one of Europe's best-preserved medieval districts. Here, one feels transported back in time about six centuries. It has some small shops, cafes, and ancient Romanesque churches all crammed together along narrow streets. This is a place to just stroll about and take it all in.

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