Rome is an amazing and exciting place for a vacation, because the city is full of culture and history. Everywhere you are walking through is an wonderful thing from 2500 years ago. This place is also called an open air museum with a lot of wonderful things to see and do around every corner such as historical sites, wonderful parks, amazing monument, water parks and many more. But even thought Rome has architecture from thousand years ago the city itself is a modern metropolis and a shore visit will reveal how extraordinary of this city, Rome is truly a place to be loved and lived by everyone through it's beautiful architecture, panorama, and art, also the best taste of food, and the romance feeling.
Things to do in Rome :
1. The Colloseum
No trip in Rome is complete without visiting this iconic structure. This was the biggest venue built during the Roman Empire and took ten years to finish. Standing 160-feet tall with a capacity of 50,000, the stadium hosted infamous gladiatorial battles, public spectacles and it was the place Romans fed Christians to the lions.
2. 3D Rewind Rome
It is an impressive 3D film about historical of Rome. The storyline is entertainment which keeps the attention of the audience even the children remained captivated. The final part of the experience is part dressing up fun and part history lesson. The staff are knowledgeable, interesting and keep it light and entertaining.
3. The Romans and Imperial Forum Area
This area is made up two public squares and market places that were at the heart of the ancient Roman. Dating back over 2000 years, the forum was the center of the ancient Roman Empire and wandering around the ruins is a great experience. Much is ruined beyond recognition however there are a few ruins that have been well preserved and reconstructed such as the Temple of Saturn.
4. The Museums of Rome
The places is plentiful and considered some of the best in the world. The museums has huge art collection with monuments and art work on display at every turn. You should set aside a few hours to visit some of Rome's essential museums. The following museums are on offer: The Vatican museums, Galleria Borghese (Villa Borghese), Galleria Doria Pamphilj.
5. Circus Maximus
Circus Maximus is one of the biggest historical site which makes another building seem woefully inadequate. The Circus Maximus was one of the largest arenas ever built with a huge capacity of several hundred thousand. It is famous for the 64 AD fire that left masses of casualties, and the city in ruins.
6. Vatican City
Home of the Pope, Vatican City is one of the holiest places in the world and the only place on earth where people speak Latin. It is located in the middle of Rome and is an independent country with an area of approximately half a square kilometer. Only limited sections of the Vatican City are open to the public, but those available are exceptionally interesting and very popular with most visitors to Rome. A complete tour of the Vatican City will take a full day. The must-see sites are St. Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel.
7. Capitoline Hills
This Hills are one of the seven hills of Rome and it is considered one of the most sacred area, as it originally was the site of the Temple to Jupiter and the Capitoline Triad, and also the city archives. It was also the site of several important events in Roman History. There is only very little ruins of the original Roman still remain, as the current buildings were constructed there during the Renaissance. Designed by Michaelangelo, these buildings combine as the Capitoline Museum and contain a lot of great pieces.
8. Piazzas, Fountains and Monuments
There is a lot of Piazzas, Fountains, and Monument around the center of Rome. Many are excellent examples from the Roman era. The fountains and piazzas are somewhat of a meeting place for locals and a place where tourists and locals mix together. The monuments are as you would expect and typify the look of Rome.
9. Shopping Unique Gifts and Clothing in Rome
It is a truly great experience for shopaholic. There is so many unique gifts and clothing can be found in the boutiques. Some travelers find shopping to be the main point of their vacation in Rome, but shopping in this city could be expensive.