Rome, founded – as legend has it – in the 8th century B.C. by Romulus and Remus (human twins raised by a she-wolf), has a fascinating history and an abundance of ancient sites, attractions, monuments, and museums, making it one of Western Europe’s top travel destinations.
There’s no shortage of things to see; from the ancient and iconic sights which include the Colosseum, Palatine Hill, and the Forum, to the numerous churches, fountains, museums, palazzos and piazzas.
Benvenuto a Roma! Click the thumbnails below to read more about what to see, where to eat, things to do, and getting around in Rome.