The colossal Colosseum

Roma – Night Tour

Italy is always an attractive destination for those looking for a culture high. Italy’s most culturally and historically rich city is arguably Rome, so, a tour of Rome’s most attractive sites had to be on the to-do list. More importantly, to avoid the heat and crowds of daytime, we chose to take the tour in the evening. Over the course of the evening, we visited most of the greatest sites Rome had to offer, with a knowledgeable guide to tell us the stories and facts about each of our stops, an immersive experience of the Roman and Ancient Roman culture, history and architecture.

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November 17, 2014 by
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Rome by night on a Tiber River cruise

River Cruises on the Tiber

It’s a lucky city that’s got a river running through its center, but not every city embraces its riverfront. The Tiber River had once been an important trade route for the ancient Romans, only to be walled off and essentially forgotten. Today, however, Rome has once again recognized the significance of its river – although this time it’s more about tourism and leisure activities than commerce.

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November 10, 2014 by
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Running Through Rome

Running tours of Rome provide fantastic scenery

We’ve all heard about walking tours through Italian cities, and the popularity of biking tours is rising. You can even hop on one of those Segways to glide around many cities. But if you’d like to get some exercise at the same time that you’re sightseeing in the Italian capital, then consider taking a Rome running tour.

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November 3, 2014 by
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Pyramid of Cestius

Pyramid of Cestius in Rome

We are completely prepared to be awed by the ancient ruins throughout the city of Rome, but very few of us are expecting to see an ancient pyramid in the city center.

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October 20, 2014 by
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Parco degli Acquedotti in Rome

Parco degli Acquedotti

In Rome, there are multiple public parks and piazzas occupying the sites of former Roman structures. One of the largest is the Parco degli Acquedotti, which also showcases ancient Roman engineering prowess.

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October 13, 2014 by
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Save 10 Percent in Rome

Rome day trips sale

HURRY! Book by Aug. 14, 2014, to save 40 percent on select tours in Rome. This exclusive offer applies to all departure times and dates through Dec. 31, 2015. Please note that this offer is available for new transactions only and cannot be applied to any existing booking.

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October 8, 2014 by
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Ancient Egyptian Obelisks in Rome

Obelisk in St. Peter's Square

Rome has plenty of ancient Roman monuments to see, but the ancient Romans were also good plunderers. Evidence of their spoils of war can be found in piazzas all over the city – specifically, the 13 ancient Egyptian obelisks that stand proudly throughout Rome.

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October 6, 2014 by
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Espresso, Gelato and Tiramisu in Rome

Nothing says Italy quite like the sweeter side of the country famous for their culinary delights. With the assistance of our local guide we walked around the city eating and drinking like a Roman. With so many options in a city the size of Rome it’s best to go with someone who knows.

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September 29, 2014 by
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Underground Rome

A sign points the way to the Roman Catacombs

Rome has enough above-ground sights and attractions to keep the intrepid tourist occupied for weeks, if not months. But this is a city with a past, much of which lies beneath the modern pavement. To get a fuller picture of the history of Rome, you’ve got to go underground.

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September 22, 2014 by
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Tuscany in One Day Sightseeing Tour From Rome

What can I say about Tuscany, or what can be said about Tuscany that hasn’t been said already; it is the epitome of a romantic getaway. You’ll fall in love with the warm rolling hills full of vines, the olive trees, the warm-hearted people, the stone cobbled streets and the wine.

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September 15, 2014 by
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