Home to the Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s Basilica, the Colosseum, the Pantheon and the Trevi Fountain, Rome has to be one of the most impressive cities in all of Europe. Though most famous for its artworks, ancient buildings and historic architecture, Rome is also a great city for sports fans.
Take a Tour of Rome’s Sporting Venues
The Italians are famed for their love of sport and in Rome you’ll find yourself spoiled for choice when it comes to football paraphernalia, sports bars, and venues where you can see famous teams like Lazio and Roma going head to head. Rugby fans should head to the Flaminio Stadium, while the PalaLottomatica is the place to be for basketball games and concerts.
Browse Hotels near to the Olympic Stadium
If you’re in the city to watch a match at the Olympic Stadium, then why not use Expedia’s search tool to book a hotel in the area. The stadium is located just across the Tiber from a number of popular tourist attractions, including the MAXXI Museum, the Sala Santa Cecilia Concert Hall, and the Villa Glori park and gardens. It’s also close to several other sporting venues, making it the perfect location for sports fans.