Visitors planning a visit to Rome are bound to be amazed by the number of spectacular attractions the city has to offer, no matter what neighbourhood you book your hotel in. The Italian capital's most famous sites include the likes of the Roman Forum, with its ancient temples and arches, the Colosseum, home to the feared gladiatorial battles, and the Sistine Chapel, known best for its breathtaking ceiling that is adorned with frescos by Michelangelo.
So Much to Do in Rome
Rome has plenty more for visitors to see and do even after they’ve plumbed its historical side. You can attend a local rugby or football match at the Stadio Olimpico, head for a day at the beach in Ostia, and dine at any number of delicious local restaurants that serve up traditional Roman dishes including quinto quarto, carbonara, and pizza bianca.
Visit the Pantheon of Hadrian
Under Emperor Hadrian the iconic Pantheon temple was completed in the year 126, designed by architect Apollodorous of Damascus. It is best known for holding the world’s largest unreinforced concrete dome, an architectural feat that continues to amaze visitors to this day.
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