5 mentions in What are the top 5 things I can't miss in Rome?
Alex J. said, "...of the City Hall building. Walk down the Via Forum Imperiali between the Trajan Forum and the Imperial Forum towards the Colosseum. If you like architecture, before entering the Colosseum, walk to the back towards the Via Labicana to visit..." See More
Christene M. said, "...amazing hot spots. The best places I found to eat were the tiny little restaurants off the main square/away from the Colosseum ...I don't remember any of the names, but family owned and quaint is best! I loved seeing the Trevi..." See More
Marleen S. said, "...she started us out by making sure we ate dinner at Ristogrill Gallo Matto then make our way down to the Colosseum by night to see it completely lit up. This was our first night. The next day we were to..." See More
Isabella F. said, "...Even though I live here I always lose my breath when I see the Colosseum especially at sunset or at night when it’s lit up with lights. You should also try to see the Vatican City and of course the ceiling..." See More
Kathy P. said, "...you to the underground tomb of St Peter. Like I said it must be schedule MONTHS a head of time. 2. Colosseum Make sure you consider the underground tour. More money, more planning and well worth being able to get through..." See More
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Valerie S. said, "...per day. That said...Day 1 - The Big StuffOn one of your days, be sure to do the big three: the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, and the Pantheon. They're within walking distance of one another, and can easily be done..." See More
Lee W. said, "...Choose a hotel that is easy walking to at least one place you want to explore in depth: the Colosseum and the Roman Forum, Piazza Navona, the Jewish Ghetto, Trevi Fountain, the Pantheon, whatever you love. Map out several walking trips..." See More
Marie R. said, "...to many places. Use a money belt. Pickpockets are everywhere, especially crowded public transportation. Cavour 313 is great restaurant near the Colosseum. If going to Borghese Gallery and Museum you will need a reservation. Make one several weeks in advance...." See More
Gary W. said, "...bypass the enormous lines (http://www.romeandvaticanpass.com/) for the Vatican City and top places, including the fascinating ancient Rome ruins / Roman Forum, Colosseum, Palatine Hill (be sure to go up there if you like history), which are just behind the Monumento..." See More
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Ashley and Ryan R. said, "...The Colosseum and Roman Forum are definitely must sees! I also think the Pantheon is a must see. I didn't enjoy the Vatican Museums as much as I thought I would but if you do want to go there to save..." See More
Richard v. said, "...food is UNBELIEVABLE. Back at the Pantheon, from there you can walk very easily to Piazza Navona, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps, Colosseum, the Roman Forum and end up at the Palatine Hill . I used to be a tour guide..." See More
Skeeter S. said, "...With only 3 days, my best advice would be to book tickets to the touristy spots in advance ie Colosseum, Vatican City. We saved a TON of time by doing that. As for a restaurant, I would recommend Dar Poeta,..." See More
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David G. said, "...this includes The White House, Everglades National Park, Great Wall Of China, Tiananmen Square, Big Ben, Tower Of London, Vatican City, Colosseum- all were amazing for their own individual reasons, and I was thrilled to have visited each one in..." See More
Staci N. said, "...I'd have to go with the Colosseum! I absolutely love this tourist trap. I've always had a love affair with Ancient Rome. When I visited this, it was overwhelming how many people were there. They were just swarming the place...." See More
Scott M. said, "...All of the ruins in Rome are worth visiting. Colosseum, etc. As is Pompeii. I know it's questionable to call them tourist "traps" but they're tourist attractions for a good reason - you simply must see them in your lifetime..." See More
3 mentions in Off the beaten path in Rome
Travis H. said, "...neighbourhoods, so I will just suggest some near the main sites. Assuming you are going to make your way to the Colosseum and Roman Forum (which are amazing and a must-see), you could easily add in the nearby St. Clement Basilica..." See More
Staci N. said, "...days in Rome when I visited last July and it was action packed. I mainly focused on the main tourist destinations: Colosseum, Roman Forum, Trevi Fountain, Vatican City, Vatican Museums. I wouldn't be devastated if I didn't see the Spanish..." See More
Jaleh N. said, "...My first recommendation to people is to always grab your Colosseum ticket at the Roman Forum Your ticket gets you into both locations, and the lines are much shorter at the Forum. After walking through this location, you can cross the..." See More
3 mentions in What to see for a day in Rome?
Anna G. said, "...Well there are a couple of things you can squeeze in 24 hrs: Colosseum and Roman Forum (passing by on both cases and not entering inside). Fontana di Trevi, Piazza di Spagna maybe Pantheon. For restaurants, going out etc I recommend..." See More
Regan W. said, "...is so much to see that three days isn't even enough. I think I would focus on Roman Forum and the Colosseum and then do the Trastevere neighborhood for dinner and drinks...." See More
Nars K. said, "... Colosseum- 1 hr Roman Forum - 1 hr Pantheon - 1 hr Piazza Navona or Trevi Fountain - 1 hr St. Peter's Basilica - 1 hr St. Peter's Basilica - 1 hr More ideas here: http://www.ruebarue.com/rome/ Have a great trip...." See More
2 mentions in Best tourist spots in Rome, Italy
Scott M. said, "...grab a quick bite, or just people watch. Some of the ancient Roman sites are a must, like the Imperial Forum, Colosseum (I don't care how many time you see a picture of it, the visit is incredible), Arch of Constantine,..." See More
Stephen S. said, "...cool tourist sights. My three favorite sights in the city are Trevi Fountain,The Colosseum, and the Sistine Chapel. Of course the Colosseum is close to the Roman Forum, and Old Market place. You need to check this out as well. I..." See More
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Renate F. said, "...would probably do something like the following: Days 1: Delhi to Rome (closest to you).Days 2-3: Rome for 2 days. See Colosseum and Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano. Walk. Eat gelato.Days 4-6: Non-stop train to Florence (next closest). See the..." See More
stephanie w. said, "...or planes isn't ideal. Out of your picks my favorites are Rome, Brugge and Paris. In Rome they now have the Colosseum open at night for tours and its amazing! I always love Brugge its so romantic and nice to walk..." See More
2 mentions in Best itinerary for 5 days covering Paris and Rome
Ashley and Ryan R. said, "...days you could do the Vatican City (Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Basilica) and area for one day and then the Colosseum, Roman Forum, Pantheon, Rome, Italy, etc. the next day...." See More
Polly B. said, "...City (St. Peter's, the Sistine Chapel, museums), have dinner near the Pantheon and stroll around Piazza Navona. Day Two visit the Colosseum and Roman Forum, in the evening walk to the Trevi Fountain and Spanish Steps. Day Three catch a morning..." See More
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Katia M. said, "...I remember Rome! It was beautiful. A lot to see. But the things you must visit are: the Colosseum, the Pantheon (you have to go inside it's amazing), the Trevi Fountain (don't forget to flip a coin in backwards), the..." See More
Thom L. said, "...walk. My faves: 1. Capitoline Hill 2. Pantheon 3. Piazza Navona 4. Villa Borghese 5. Vatican City and Vatican Museum 6. Colosseum Visit any cathedral/building that lets you in for free. There are so many treasures in Rome that they can't..." See More
Checho A. said, "...walking around (its a living museum!). This apartment is close to a subway station and its around 10min walking distance from Colosseum Barcelona: https://www.airbnb.co.cr/rooms/2318425 Located in La Rambla which is a pedestrian street with a lot of restaurants. It's also 200mts..." See More
Brenda B. said, "...Rome is simple. Don't pack in a different attraction or museum every day or you will be miserable. Go see the Colosseum and Palatine Hill. you could visit the Pantheon, Rome, Italy in the forum. I loved the Borghese gallery and..." See More
2 mentions in Hidden gems attractions and restaurants in Rome
Victoria A. said, "...found in Rome this year: 1. Little cafe Cristalli Di Zucchero - just off the tourist path when you are visiting Colosseum, right next to Circus Maximus . They have no tables, you either take away or eat standing like..." See More
maretta k. said, "...Day from Rome Tuscany in One Day Sightseeing Tour from Rome and we did the Skip the Line: Ancient Rome and Colosseum Half-Day Walking Tour. Through Priceline we took this tour: Naples and Pompeii Day Trip from Rome. These are the..." See More
Maria K. said, "...stay in a beautiful clean guest house called: Clemy In Rome. It is new and just one block next to the Colosseum. Cristian and his wife were very friendly with us! We felt like home! Best Value for money! We..." See More
buard i. said, "...the "city". For Rome, I did the same : rent to an Italian. If you choose something between Pantheon and the Colosseum, you'll also be close to the river, and be able to walk mainly everywhere...." See More
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Alex J. said, "...If you are feeling energetic, a climb up the monument will be rewarded with stunning views of the Roman Forum and Colosseum -- best at sunset). To the left of the monument, walk up the stairs of the Capitoline Hill to..." See More
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Jose S A. said, "...We actually enjoyed just walking around and running into things...but we had our musts:1. St. Peter's Basilica2. Vatican Museums3. Colosseum/ Roman Forum4. Borghese Gallery and Museum5. Spanish Steps/ Piazza del Popolo / Basilica Parrocchiale Santa Maria del Popolo (Caravaggio's)6. Trevi..." See More
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