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Top Things To Do In Rome
Rome is full of attractions and things to do. From archeological sites such as the Colosseum and Roman forum to incredible museums such as the Vatican or Borghese Gallery. These incredible attractions are what draws millions of visitors to the city. Well, that and Rome’s amazing cuisine and restaurant scene. It is a great city to start your trip and well connected to Florence, Amalfi Coast, and Pompeii.
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The Best Rome Tours
We offer Small-Group & Private Tours of Rome attractions and museums such as the Vatican Museums, Colosseum, Roman Catacombs, and even Food Tours. Rome was built over thousands of years in many layers – it takes a passionate local guide to understand the hidden meaning. The Tour Guy secures the most exclusive tickets and partnerships so you can have the best experience possible.
Top Rome Monuments
Trevi Fountain, Rome
Spanish Steps, Rome
St. Peter’s Basilica
Best Restaurants in Rome, Italy
Finding authentic restaurants in Rome doesn’t need to be such a struggle. We’ve mapped out the best restaurants in Rome by monument so you can eat well in the Eternal City.
Things to do in Rome
Rome has been built up and built over for 3 millennia. The efforts of Romans from all time periods have left us with endless things to do in the Eternal City. We’ve covered all the major and minor attractions to make it easier for you to plan out your schedule. Read through our below guides and many more if you want to make the most out of your time in Rome.
Top Foods to Try in Rome
To truly understand the culture of a destination you must taste the local flavors. Rome has one of the world’s most desired cuisines and you can learn what you need to try on your visit.
7 Famous Museums in Rome
The high Renaissance period thrived in Rome culminating with the Baroque period. Yet, Rome also has vast collections from antiquity. Which museums are on your list?
14 Best Monuments & Attractions in Rome
One of the most amazing parts about Rome is how the modern city if you can call it that, combines with that of the ancient Romans. Learn about most interesting monuments in Rome.
Planning Ahead For Your Rome Trip
Getting Around Rome
Rome is a much larger city than many expect. With its ancient history and many layers, getting around can be complicated. Ten minutes of reading will prepare you for your trip to Rome.
Where To Stay
Location. Location. Location. Your hotel is important but above all is where your hotel is in relation to what you plan on doing in Rome. We’ve created this crash course on where to stay in Rome.
Rome Complete Planning Guide
Ready to plan your trip but not sure where to start? This guide lays out the guidelines for planning so you can have the best trip possible.
Planning Your Trip to Europe
Looking for broader guides to give you inspiration on other European destinations? Check out our below pages that will connect you to all our planning advice for your next euro-trip!
Where to Stay in Europe
Location! Location! Location! We have top-notch articles that cover all of Europe’s major destinations. Don’t leave one of your most crucial travel decisions to chance – trust the experts!
Planning Ahead for Europe
It may feel like there are a lot of decisions to make about your next European vacation but it is more simple than it sounds. We break down your choices and make them easy so you can have a trip to look forward too!
Things to do in Europe
Europe has thousands of years of developmental histories. There have been multiple empires, many kings, and prosperous societies that have brought us the attractions you see today.
Think the history of Rome revolves around Roman emperors and popes? While important, they only tell part of this legendary city’s rich story. Read more here about Rome’s history written by a historian of Italy! This article isn’t meant to replace a guided visit – quite the opposite! Reading up on an attraction will make a…
Piazza del Popolo marks the northern gates of Rome and is the largest piazza or square in the city. The piazza connects to so many parts of Rome which means there is tons to see. For that reason, we created this guide on the top things to see near Piazza del Popolo. It is important…
Heading to the Pantheon in Rome and want to know more about the structure? It is almost 2000 years old which is a lot of time to accumulate stories, folklore, and even dead bodies! I, a local guide of Rome, created this article all about what to see at the Pantheon and why it is…
If you have been to the Trevi Fountain you probably understand how beautiful and impressive it is. You might not know that it’s design is Baroque which means it is full of symbolism! That said, what type of hidden stories and meaning can be found in its dramatic facade? Here is the symbolism and stories…
When you think about the Colosseum, gladiators likely come to mind. Indeed, while gladiatorial contests are a huge part of the Colosseum’s story, there are many layers to this arena’s nearly 2,000-year history. Check out this brief history of the Colosseum written by a historian! This article isn’t meant to replace a guided visit -…
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…