From the Colosseum to the Sistine Chapel, great monuments of Western civilization are at every turn in Rome.
Vespas dart by baroque palaces and Egyptian obelisks, office workers sip caff in the shadow of the Pantheon, and cats sun themselves atop ancient columns.
Our local writers have walked in the footsteps of Caesar, Nero and Caravaggio to find the best hotels, restaurants, attractions and activities to prepare you for a journey of stunning variety. Before you leave be sure to pack your Fodor's guide to ensure you don't miss a thing.
The San Francisco Chronicle sums it up best - "Fodor's guides are saturated with information."
- Two-color interior design makes it easier to find the information you need
- Fodor's Choice Ratings flag must-see sights and hidden treasures
- Hotel and restaurant reviews cover all budgets
- Plus multi-day itineraries to help you build the right trip for you and/or your family