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If you're lucky enough to be planning a visit to the city of Rome Italy you are probably hoping to find ways to have the best possible adventure during your time as a tourist in the “Eternal City”. An excellent way to ensure your tourist dollars go as far as possible is to browse Expedia for the most recent information and deals on Rome tours

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and tips and advice on top local places that are off the beaten path. We can also help you book Rome excursions designed to cater to your specific tastes and interests. For instance if you are a lover of classic architecture we can arrange Rome tours for you that will take you to all of the must see attractions in Rome.

If you consider your trip to be at least partially a religious pilgrimage we can make certain that at visit to Vatican City is on your list of Rome activities. History buffs will not be able to pry themselves away from Rome without at least one visit to the ancient City of Seven Hills which is said to be the original spot where the city of Rome was founded.

Things to do in Rome are so abundant that it would be impossible to list all of them here but it's fair to say that no one is going to be bored while on vacation in Rome. Some people like to get a map of all of the art galleries and spend their days looking at original masterpieces and discovering modern local artists while others enjoy nothing more than meandering the side streets of Rome and stopping in at whatever spots strike their fancy at the time. Rome is a wonderful city for those who appreciate time-honored culinary traditions.

While you are a guest of the city of Rome forget about dining at the trendy spots where the tourists flock as if on cue. Go and find the places on the side streets with herbs in pots at their front doors and where the wine has just been opened. Pamper yourself with local traditions for a one-of-a kind trip.

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Discover neighborhoods in Rome

Prati

Listen to live music, try authentic Roman cuisine and stroll to Vatican City from this peaceful neighborhood in Rome.

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Monti

Relax in wine bars and restaurants, take a walking tour and discover the famous Colosseum and other historic sites in one of Rome’s prominent districts.

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San Giovanni

Discover one of Rome’s most densely populated residential areas and admire a spectacular 4th-century basilica and an Ancient Roman palace.

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Aurelio

Stay in this peaceful neighborhood, which still retains much of its authentic charm despite touching the edges of Rome’s biggest attraction, Vatican City.

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Cassia

Drive one of Italy’s most scenic roads, an ancient Roman route which leads past villages, cities, lakes and ruins, and through the famous Tuscan landscape.

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