Rome is not an expensive city to visit. It gets that reputation sometimes thanks to tourist traps, but most of the classic sights are actually really reasonable to visit – and a huge amount of the city is completely free to enjoy. Below is a growing list of amazing things you can do and see without putting your hand in your pocket.
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.
Take an unusual trip through Roma Nord to see the Road that linked the ‘Caput Mundi’ to the rest of Europe.
To clear up any confusion we first need to define some terminology: Vatican City is a city-state with clearly defined borders. It is an independent