Including details for starting out, from airport to shops, this guide splits each destination into geographical zones, and provides a colour-coded overview of the top attractions and includes informative articles to set the scene.
This guide combines bright, modern design, witty and informative writing with a unique and very practical fold-back-flat spiral binding. A collection of highly readable features set the scene in the introductory Magazine section and the "Finding Your Feet" section gives that vital info to get you started. Rome is then split into geographical zones. The must-see sights are covered in depth with insider tips to help you make the most of your time and beat the crowds; suggested itineraries, walks and tours, super-clear maps, where to take a break and where to shop are detailed for each area. And to make sure you're not disappointed, specialist food and drink writers recommend the best places to eat and drink.
The Magazine: Myth and History; What's in a Word; Streetwise; Baroque Pearls; Secrets and Oddities; Buon Appetito!; A Snapshot of Rome; Rome's Best; Did You Know? Finding Your Feet: First Two Hours; Getting Around; Accommodation; Food and Drink; Shopping; Entertainment. The Ancient City: In a Day; Don't Miss; Capitolino; Roman Forum; Colosseum; San Clemente; San Giovanni in Laterano; At Your Leisure - 7 more places to explore; Where to Eat and Drink; Shop; Be Entertained. The Heart of Rome: In Two Days; Don't Miss; Campo dei Fiori; Piazza Navona; Palazzo Altemps; Pantheon; Trastevere; At Your Leisure - 10 more places to explore; Where to Eat and Drink; Shop; Be Entertained. Northern Rome: In a Day; Don't Miss: Santa Maria Maggiore; Palazzo Massimo alle Terme; Trevi Fountain; Piazza di Spagna; Galleria e Museo Borghese; At Your Leisure - 7 more places to explore; Where to Eat and Drink; Shop; Be Entertained. Vatican City: In a Day; Don't Miss: The Vatican Museums; St Peter's; At Your Leisure - 7 more place to explore; Where to Eat and Drink; Shop; Be Entertained. Excursions: Tivoli; Frascati. Walks: Ghetto to Trastevere; Piazza Venezia to Piazza Navona; Piazza di Spagna to Piazza del Popolo. Practicalities: Before You Go; When to Go; When You Are There; Useful Words and Phrases.
Rome by Tim Jepson
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