Often referred to as the Eternal City, Rome draws people in and captivates the imagination of visitors with a truly rich cultural and historical heritage. With this in mind, it is easy to see why more than 4 million visitors choose the capital of Italy as their travel destination every year. Indeed, Rome has something for everyone and whether you yearn for a romantic break, a new culinary experience or a cultural and historical adventure, this energetic city offers exciting opportunities at every turn.. Furthermore, with Alitalia now flying direct from Johannesburg to Rome, a short break to the Eternal City is within easy reach. Read on to discover what wonders you can experience in just a few days in beautiful Rome.
Affordable, quiet, relaxing and pleasantly cool, Italy may not be as popular in the low season, but you should find more than enough reasons and then first experiences to warrant what will be the best decision you ever make.
Italy is incredible. The history, the culture, the scenery and of course, the food all combine to make this country one of the world’s favourite vacation destinations. Having travelled often to Italy and covered a good part of the country, I have seen the daily markets (never bought anything though as cooking in your hotel […]