Rome Holidays, Italy
Rome is one of Europe's most ancient cities, with a history
dating back over 2,700 years. It was the headquarters for the
first Roman Empire and the Roman Catholic Church and today its rich
history is a huge draw for many holidaymakers.
As Italy's capital and largest city, Rome is a melting pot of
chaotic modern life and historic hidden treasures. The city is
often referred to as an open-air museum due to its vast array of
historical buildings and artefacts nestled within its busy
Why visit Rome?
Rome holidays are packed full of sights, there
is quite literally something to see on every corner. Known as
'Caput Mundi', capital of the world, it's a place many want to
visit at least once in their life. With over two thousand years of
history all within one city it offers holidaymakers a huge
collection of sights, sounds and smells and an insight into life
over the centuries.
Sightseeing in Rome
It would be impossible to list all of the sights worth visiting
in Rome and not be here all day. Make sure your itinerary includes
the Colosseum, the Pantheon and the Roman Forum. View
Michelangelo's masterpiece at The Sistine Chapel and throw a coin
into the Trevi Fountain. Climb to the top of the dome at the
Basilica of St Peter's and visit the Vatican City, the smallest
state in the world.
Eating out in Rome
A holiday to Rome has eating out options to
suit every budget. From street side 'pizza al taglio' shops to fine
dining restaurants, the choice is yours.
Italian food is famous across the world and Rome has some of the
best. Grab a slice of fresh pizza on the go or a 'suppli' fried
rice ball. If you're wanting to spend a little more time enjoying
your meal then relax at one of the numerous restaurants scattered
around the city and spend the evening sampling Roman delicacies
such as fried artichokes and salted cod.
Book a City Break to Rome
If you are looking for a holiday to Italy, a city break to Rome
would be an excellent choice. We offer all standards of
accommodation in Rome from budget hotels through to 5 star luxury.
For prices and information, please feel free to contact our Travel