If you are visiting Rome it is really tempting to try and see and do EVERYTHING which makes planning difficult. It starts with visiting the Colosseum & Vatican but from there you may want to take a day trip to Florence. From there, maybe you'll try to schedule tea with the Queen or jump on a Virgin Galatica Flight? Where do you draw the line? So, is a day trip to Pompeii … [Read more...] about Is a Day Trip to POMPEII & AMALFI COAST from ROME Worth It?
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The Catacombs in Rome began almost 2000 years ago as a sanitary place for Christians to bury their dead. Pagan Romans would not allow Christians to do so inside the city walls since death and the plague was associated. They are also nearby to other monuments that are easier to visit with the help of a guide and transportation. So is a tour worth it to visit the Roman … [Read more...] about Is a Tour of the Roman Catacombs Worth It?
When planning a trip to Rome there are many things to look forward to. You'll eat pasta, drink wine, see the Sistine Chapel, and above all else, check out the Colosseum. I have personally heard so many people say, "you don't even need to go inside, the outside is the best part." Are they right? Is it worth it to go inside the Colosseum let alone take a tour? Pro Tip: … [Read more...] about Is a Colosseum Tour Worth It?
Planning to visit the Vatican City and want to know if a guided tour is worth it and right for you? This article will go over the benefits of a guided Vatican tour so you can decide if it is worth it and right for you! What Does it Mean to See "The Vatican"? The Vatican City is many things, but I have narrowed it down to three things in particular. First, it is … [Read more...] about Is a Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel Tour Worth It?
If it's your first time in Rome, I definitely recommend a longer visit than 48 hours. Ideally, 4 days to a week is enough time to get your bearings, understand the city, and generally fall in love with it. That said, if you are an avid traveler and have been a few times, spending 48 hours in Rome is amazing! Especially if you are stopping off before moving onto another … [Read more...] about How to Spend 48 Hours in Rome