Off the beaten track
The real Rome: it’s far more than just the Colosseum and the Trevi Fountain. This growing list of ideas shows you aspects of the city both ancient and modern that will surprise and delight you, far from the hordes of tourists.
Take an unusual trip through Roma Nord to see the Road that linked the ‘Caput Mundi’ to the rest of Europe.
The further you get from the dome, the bigger it gets! This amazing view of St Peter’s is from the residential street of Via Niccolò Piccolomini.
How and where to see Rome’s Caravaggios in their original setting, for free.
There is nothing in central Rome that beats the incredible layers of history beneath the Basilica di San Clemente in Laterano. We tell you how to visit.
This free self-guided walk takes you from the site of Caesar’s death to Rome’s own pyramid, taking in the original Jewish Ghetto and the most beautiful view of the most beautiful city on earth.
Where to see the best of Rome’s street art in Garbatella and Tor Marancia.