Essential advice for the Eternal City: insider tips from locals so you can maximize your vacation and spend more time enjoying Rome. 

Pandemic news:

Rome is currently in “orange” status.

Unfortunately this means that all museums and architectural sites are still closed.

Personal movement is still restricted to essential journeys only within the Lazio region, as well as for exercise. Schools are open. Most stores, hairdressers and salons are now open, while gyms remain closed. Restaurants are open for take-away only until 10 pm, though they may deliver at any time. Bars are open for take-away only from 5am until 6pm.

How to do the basics in Rome

A guide to all the little things, to save you precious time.

Buy Rome tickets and tours

Browse all the amazing things to see and do in Rome.

How to skip the lines in Rome

Spend more time enjoying Rome and less time lining up.

How to get around Rome​

Navigate the city like a local – fast and inexpensive.

What to eat and drink in Rome

Find the best food and drink at every meal.

Where to stay in Rome

A review of Rome’s neighborhoods and hidden gem eateries.

Rome off the beaten path​

See another side of Rome. Avoid the stereotypes.

Keep out of trouble in Rome

Get peace of mind so you can enjoy your vacation more.

Walks around Rome

Incredible self-led and guided walks around the city.

Rome for free and low cost

Anyone who told you Rome’s expensive doesn’t know the city. Enjoy Rome like a local for next to nothing.

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