Avoiding common problems in Rome
We’re the first to admit that while wonderful, Rome isn’t the easiest city in the world to navigate… Luckily it’s one of the safer cities to visit in Europe. That said, it’s always good to be prepared, whether it’s your first visit or your fifteenth – so here are tips and advice from the locals about things to watch out for.
Rome’s public transportation system is comprehensive and usually pretty convenient. There are, though, a few things you should be aware of when getting around the city. Here we tell you how to avoid some of the problems.
Tourist traps charge high prices for poor food. In the short time you have in Rome, you don’t want to eat badly. Learn how to avoid wasting money in the traps, and eat like a local.
Walking across the street in Rome can seem intimidating. Rome Vacation Tips shows you how to do it in safety.
Much of Rome is closed during August, and even more is shut on Ferragosto, August 15th, for a national holiday. Here are the details.