Let's face it, we're all a little weird about crowds these days and there is a great reason why - we've all been through a pandemic! For many of us, it won't deter of from traveling, but that doesn't mean we want to be shoulder to shoulder with strangers all the time. That said, you're still going to want to visit the Vatican, Colosseum, and other attractions in Rome. Here … [Read more...] about Best PRIVATE TOURS to do in ROME + WHY
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People travel for a lot of reasons and food is definitely at the top of that list. It would be difficult to choose between seeing the Colosseum while in Rome or eating authentic Roman pizza. I would probably go see the Colosseum, but I would definitely have to consider it. That said, what is authentic Roman pizza and how is it different from Italian or Napoleatano pizza? … [Read more...] about Is a Rome Food Tour Worth Doing?
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?
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?