TOP RATED TOURIST ATTRACTIONS IN ROME
TOP RATED TOURIST ATTRACTIONS OF ROME
Rome, the ancient, historical capital of Italy is an epitome of the Renaissance in Europe. An eclectic blend of a rich culture and heritage, yet retaining the charms of a modern metropolis! Rome has more than ten top rated tourist attractions, and is a magnet for tourists from around the world.
The magnificient Colosseum and Roman Forum are architectural wonders and are located in the ancient part of Rome, in the south of the city. The best time of the day to visit the Colosseum is in the afternoon. It is advisable to hire a guide to know the history and significance of the impressive stone structure.
At the heart of Rome and lying within a radius of just 2 kms is the Centro Storico. This central or the main area has world famous treasures like the Pantheon, the Piazza Navona and gothic Church. The Trevi Fountain is one of the most alluring and world renowned fountains of Rome. It is worth spending some time here to soak in its peaceful, spiritual vibe.
Rome is dotted with open courtyards, also known as piazzas, which are a great attraction for tourists. Weary travellers can take a break here, halting at a cafe, for a taste of the local cuisine, or listen to a mellifluous song sung live by a talented musician.
PiazzaDi Spagna is one such remarkable piazza in Rome, comprising of a beautiful fountain. Opposite to this is flight of 137 steps known as the `Spanish Steps’, this is a great place to sit for a while and spend time people gazing. Apart from having some top rated tourist attractions in the world , must try in Rome is the delicious, creamy Italian ice-cream gelato.