Rome is the capital city of Italy, and it is also the most populated commune in the country, with a population count of around 2.9 million residents. Rome is most well-known for its rich history, cuisine and stunning architecture, such as the Colosseum, St. Peter’s Basilica, Pantheon and Trevi Fountain. In addition, it is known for its Vatican City, which is the smallest country in the world and it is located inside the city.
When visiting this city, tourists, internationals and business people alike tend to explore these architectural wonders. The number one visitor attraction in Rome is the Pantheon, followed by The Colosseum, then the Trevi Fountain, Sistine Chapel and lastly The Roman Forum.
The Pantheon is the best preserved building from ancient Rome, and it is seen as a masterpiece of Roman architecture. It served as a Roman temple, and it is now a Catholic church.
The Colosseum is the largest amphitheater that was built during the Roman Empire; it was used for games such as gladiatorial combats.
The Trevi Fountain is the most spectacular fountain in Rome, built in Baroque style. The Sistine Chapel is a chapel inside the Apostolic Palace, which is the residence of the pope. The chapel has served as a functionary and religious place; this is where the new pope is selected.
The Roman Forum is a rectangular plaza that is surrounded by ruins of various ancient government buildings. This used to be the center of the day-to-day life of the people in Rome.
Of course, besides the many architectural marvels, there are many other interesting activities to undertake in this beautiful city. Visiting one of the many museums such as the MAXXI Modern Art Museum could be a great way to experience the difference between the ancient and modern side of the city. Other possible activities are shopping at Via del Corso or ending the day with cocktails at Stravinskij bar.
Rome is a city of ancient history, culture and beautiful architecture. The city allows for beautiful pictures, great tours and plenty of recreational activities. A trip to Rome would definitely be a unique experience for you and your colleagues. Are you interested in an incentive trip, after reading about this destination? Go through the must-sees that are mentioned below, and request a quotation!