Exploring Rome

No specific activites are planned for accompanying persons, but Rome is full of interesting things to do, details of which are easily found on the internet. Just use Google search or Google Maps or TripAdvisor.

(Window) Shopping?


When the heat strikes, museums provide an airconditioned escape!


Tourist gathering spots

Book in advance the Coliseum and Roman Forum on the internet but you can also walk by on a tour of classic Roman sights starting from the Metro B Colosseo stop. Besides the Spanish Steps already mentioned in the shopping section:


Public Transport?

Bus/Metro single travel tickets are 1.50 Euros for 90 minutes. Buying individual tickets is probably the most efficient way to go, but you can get tickets for 1, 2 3 or 7 days. Look for the big T sign for "Tabacchi" shops to buy tickets. the phone app Moovit will help you use the transit system if you have internet on your phone. The city transit system has a website:
http://www.atac.roma.it/index.asp?lingua=ENG. [mobile version]

Day Trips?

Palaces? [Art dense]