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About the city:

Rome, Italy’s capital, is a sprawling, cosmopolitan city with nearly 3,000 years of globally influential art, architecture and culture on display. Ancient ruins such as the Forum and the Colosseum evoke the power of the former Roman Empire. Vatican City, headquarters of the Roman Catholic Church, has St. Peter’s Basilica and the Vatican Museums, which house masterpieces such as Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel frescoes.

The historic center of the city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. With wonderful palaces, millennium-old churches, grand romantic ruins, opulent monuments, ornate statues and graceful fountains, Rome has an immensely rich historical heritage and cosmopolitan atmosphere, making it one of Europe's and the world's most visited, famous, influential and beautiful capitals. Today, Rome has a growing nightlife scene and is also seen as a shopping heaven, being regarded as one of the fashion capitals of the world (some of Italy's oldest  and clothing establishments were founded in the city). With so many sights and things to do, Rome is the best tourist place in the world.

Attractions:
  • The Rome Colosseum
  • Vatican Museums
  • Roman Forum
  • St Peter's Basilica
  • Palatino
  • Museo e Galleria Borghese
  • Capitoline Museums
  • Pantheon
  • Trevi Fountain
  • Bernini's Four Rivers fountain
  • Bernini's Tritone fountain
  • La Barcaccia fountain
  • The Fontana delle Rana
  • Saint Peter's Basilica
  • Michelangelo's paintings in the
  • Sistine Chapel
  • The Sistine Chapel ceiling by Michelangelo Buonarroti
  • Michelangelo's "Christ the Redeemer
  • Michelangelo's Moses
  • Dome of Saint Peter's basilica

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