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?
The Rome Catacombs have become quite a popular destination for travelers visiting Rome. Though a little eerie, these underground burial chambers provide an excellent opportunity to venture outside the city walls and see ancient roads, walls, and more. You can see them during the day, but have you considered venturing down into these tombs at night?!? Rome Catacombs … [Read more...] about How to See the Rome Catacombs at Night
People often think of Rome and "Food, Colosseum, and Vatican" immediately pop into their heads. It is a very accurate picture to paint but the city has no limits of what you can see and do which is why we heavily recommend putting the Roman Catacombs at the top of your list! This article will walk you through how to do it! Pro Tip: Bookmark this post in your browser so … [Read more...] about How to Visit the Rome Catacombs for 2022