2017 travel guide for Rome, Italy. This travel video covers the top things to do in Rome if you have around 3 days to spend in the city. Rome is a magical city that transports you through time at the turn of almost every corner. It’s not uncommon to walk down a random street and come across ruins from a thousand years ago.
The Trevi Fountain is the largest fountain in the city and arguably, the most beautiful in the world.
Built in the 1720’s, The Spanish Steps is another staple of the city.
The Pantheon is a former Roman temple, now a church and probably the best-preserved example of an Ancient Roman building, inside the structure at the dome’s apex is it’s famous oculus.
The Coliseum was completed in 80 AD under emperor Titus. Although its history is filled with bloodshed and violence, it’s an architectural marvel and a symbol of Rome.
The Roman Forum is a plaza surrounded by the ruins of several important ancient government buildings. These include the ancient royal residence and the surrounding complex of the Vestal Virgins.
The Jewish Ghetto the oldest Jewish community in Europe. Although it has a grim history, it’s now home to some of the best food in the city.
Vatican City can’t be seen in one trip…there is way too much to do in this small country located within the city Rome. For first timers, you can’t miss the Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s Basilica and the Vatican Museums.
Castel Sant’Angelo was initially commissioned by the Roman Emperor Hadrian as a mausoleum for himself and his family. The building was later used by the popes as a fortress. The Castle was once the tallest building in Rome but it still provides stunning views of the city.
Rome, Italy | Travel Guide 2017 | Travel and Facts [HD]