Few cities in the world evoke as much awe and wonder as Rome. Once the capital of the vast Roman Empire, the city is a sprawling, incredible collection of historical ruins, noteworthy artwork, glorious churches, beautiful people and delicious food. Rome is a city which will catch you by surprise, no matter how much you thought you knew about it or were prepared for her beauty and history before you arrived.
Of course, Rome is also so large, and full of so many attractions to see, that a visit to the city requires careful planning - and the knowledge that you will simply have to return in the future to see more of what you will have missed the first time.
I have visited Rome several times over the past decade, so I've had the opportunity to sample a great deal of what the city has to offer. Read on to learn more about the unique sites, scenes, tastes and adventures to be found in Rome, Italy - a city like no other place on Earth. Whether you will be on a tour of Rome for one day or staying in Rome for a week or more, you'll find information and resources here to make the most of your visit.