Visiting the Trevi Fountain

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This post will help you to plan a trip to the Trevi Fountain, one of the most popular landmarks in Rome, including how to get here, when is best to visit as well as a brief history of the fountain.

 

 


PLAN YOUR VISIT

In this section, we will cover important information about how to find the Trevi Fountain, what time you might want to visit, how much time to spend at the landmark and some of the things you can and cannot do while you’re there. For additional details on fun activities in the area, check the coins and wishes section.


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Things to Do in Rome in September

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Even though the summer is coming to a close, there’s still plenty to see and do in Rome. This post will provide several different ideas for Roman attractions and events that you can enjoy during September. In addition to our top 10 list, we will also include activities you can enjoy at night, for free, or with your family.

 


TOP 10

This section features the ten most interesting events or activities that you can enjoy in Rome during the month of September. Whenever possible, we will include a note if one of these attractions is fun after dark, free for everyone, or family friendly.

Be sure to also read our posts on visiting the Vatican, the Colosseum/Forum/Palatine Hill as well as our bus tours and tourist discounts comparison pages for even more ideas.

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Guide to Visiting the Baths of Caracalla

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This post will provide information about visiting the ancient Baths of Caracalla, named for the reigning emperor from 211-218 A.D., and were the second largest public bathhouse in the Roman Empire. This post includes tips on how to get there, the best hours to go, ticket prices, tours, and nearby attractions.

 

 


PLAN YOUR VISIT

It’s always a good idea to plan things out before going to a popular historic site such as the Baths of Caracalla. In this section, we will give you an idea of the best times to visit, how much time to spend, how to get here and other important details. 

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What to See on Appian Way

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This post will provide information about Appian Way, otherwise known as Via Appia, and the various historical sites you can see from the historic road. In addition to going over some of the more notable landmarks in the area, we will also help you plan your trip with details about how to get there and what to expect.

 

 


PLAN YOUR VISIT

This section will focus on information that will help you plan your trip down Appian Way. We will cover details such as the best time to visit, how to get here and what to expect while walking on this ancient road.

How to Get Here

Before we get into directions, it is important to note that this road stretches a total of around 62 km, so it would be difficult for most people to walk down the entire road.

If you’re visiting Rome and you want to see all the sites on Appian Way, chances are you will end up keeping your outing confined to the area around Appia Antica Regional Park.

 

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Things to Do in Rome in August

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This post provides several different ideas for things you can do in Rome during the month of August. It may be hot and humid, but there are still several fun activities and events that you may want to consider. In addition to a top 10 list, we will also include some free attractions, things to do at night and family-friendly activities.


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Plan Your Visit to the Roman Pantheon

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This post will focus on how to visit the Roman Pantheon and take a tour of the historic site. In addition to helping you plan your trip, we will also give you an idea of what to expect and provide ticket information.

NOTE: There are plans in place to start charging tourists €2 to enter the Pantheon. Those coming for worship are still welcome to see the historic site for free. All funds will go toward upkeep and repair costs.

 

 


PLAN YOUR VISIT

The following section will help you plan your outing to the Roman Pantheon. We’ll discuss the best times to visit, hours of operation, what to expect, nearby attractions and other important details you may want to know before visiting this landmark.

 

This photo of Pantheon is courtesy of TripAdvisor.
 

Best Times to Visit

As with most historic landmarks, the Pantheon can get pretty busy during certain times of the day/week. With that in mind, visitors who want to avoid the crowds will need to consider making their trip during the quieter hours.

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Guide to the Spanish Steps in Rome

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In this post, we will explain why this location is popular, how to plan your visit, and some nearby attractions you may want to visit. We will also provide tips on when to go, what to see and do and how to get there.

 

 


What Are the Spanish Steps?

Named after the nearby Spanish Embassy, these historic steps have been in Rome since 1723. You will find Piazza di Spagna at the bottom and Piazza Trinita dei Monti at the top. Located on the eastern side of the old city center, there are a lot of interesting places to see in the area. Read more »

Rome Discount Passes

Rome Tourist Attraction Passes: Which one is the best to buy?

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This post includes information on the four best Rome tourist passes. We list prices, what’s included, and if they are worth buying. Trying to see all the sights in Rome can feel overwhelming. Between the city museums, archaeological sites, the Vatican, tours, and hop-on, hop-off buses, it’s hard to find the time and money to check off all your must-dos.  Fortunately, discount tourist passes can help you save both time and money. 

 

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Things to Do in June in Rome

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This post will provide you with several different ideas for things to do in Rome during the month of June. In addition to our top 10 events, we’ll also discuss free things to do, fun things to do at night and some family-friendly activities.

 

 


Top 10 Things to Do in June

This list will provide a selection of the most interesting events you can enjoy during the month of June in Rome. We’ll do our best to let you know if any of these opportunities are especially good ideas for free, night time, or family-friendly activities.

If you’re looking for additional ideas or information about visiting Rome, make sure to read our posts about tourist passes, hop-on, hop-off bus tours and attractions such as the Colosseum and the Vatican. Read more »

How to Get From Rome to Pompeii

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This post will focus on both the tours available in Pompeii and how you can reach the site from Rome. There are several opportunities to explore this location in great detail. The following information will help you decide which method to use in order to reach your destination.

 


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