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Colosseum Renovations Set To Begin, Rome Attraction Covered In Scaffolding (PHOTOS)

The Colosseum in Rome is sporting a scaffolded look this fall while awaiting renovations to its exterior. Work recently began on a three-year project that will clean the site, rebuild the exterior arches and reportedly open 25 percent more of the Colosseum's tunnels and cages to tourists.<p>Tod's, …

Where to Go in Rome to Take the Best Photos

01 of 04<p>Saint Peter’s Basilica<p>Saint Peter’s Basilica is visible from all corners of Rome, but a couple spots are well-suited for capturing the …

What to See and Do With 3 Days in Rome, Italy

01 of 05<p>Introduction and Recommended Hotels<p>Rome is a popular travel destination in Italy full of attractions. Today's Rome, <i>Roma</i>, is a vibrant and …

Top 11 Day Trips From Rome, Italy

01 of 11<p>People often think of Vatican City as part of Rome, but it's really a separate entity. Vatican City can easily be visited as part of a Rome …

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Off the Beaten Path - 10 Amazing Places to See near Rome

Forgotten by tourists and obscured by Rome, there are plenty of off the beaten path places near Rome that deserve attention for the perfect escape

5 things to do in and around Rome

On paper, Rome is a tourist’s dream. With fabulous food, stunning architecture, and a historical legacy like no other, the “Eternal City” has become …

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Rome is one of the most well-know, most heavily visited cities in the world. Every day tens of thousands of visitors squeeze through the Vatican, …

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Rome Travel Guide

Free Things to Do in Rome

Rome may be a city of high fashion and expensive tastes, but its rich history and art offer plenty of cultural sites that won't cost you a dime, including churches and most monuments. You don't have to look far for free activities in the Eternal City.<p><b>Attractions</b><p>Built between A.D. 118 and 125 as a …

Rome Travel Guide

Why It's Worth It<p>Michelangelo masterpieces and centuries-old villas, palaces and temples framed with the vines of bygone times. With its mix of modern and ancient architecture, beautifully curated exhibitions, and the best wine bars, Rome will never give you the same experience twice. Between …

Rome Travel Guide

Night View Of Rome - Fodor's Travel Talk Forums

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Explore the ruins of the Colosseum in Rome.<p>(Photo: Jupiterimages/Pixland/Getty Images )<p>As the former capital of Western civilization, modern capital of Italy and seat of the Catholic Church, Rome attracts tourists and religious pilgrims alike. This ancient city, founded in 753 B.C., is still the …

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24 Hours in Rome, Italy

Two days is hardly enough time to visit any Italian city let alone Rome, whose many treasures merit a lifetime of exploration. But for those on a …

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A Travel Guide for How to Visit Rome on a Budget

The Eternal City of Rome is among the world's best-loved travel destinations. Those who haven't visited multiple times probably have the city on …

10 Must-See Global Architecture Symbols When Traveling to Rome

Carrying remains of a distant past, the streets of Rome are not as ostentatious as the ones in Vienna , nor as modern-chic as the ones in Paris. In a …

10 Signs You've Been At The Beach For Too Long

There's nothing wrong with being a beach bum. If we could lay out all day, surrounded by sand, sun and surf, we totally would. But is there such a thing as being at the beach for <i>too</i> long?<p>If you answer yes to most or all of these questions, you may be suffering from a beach overdose.<p><b>1) You can't</b> …

New York City Parks Open for Free Camping — Vagabondish

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure.<p>Planning a trip to the Big Apple but finding that hotel stays will break the bank? Plan …

Photographing Icons: Beyond the Postcard Shot

TravelPhoto Gallery<p>Looking for fresh ways to photograph iconic monuments? Get tips from a National Geographic photographer in this new travel gallery.

Vacation Blues? 6 Tips to Ease the Before, During, and After

"How was your vacation?" I asked my friend who had just returned from a beach holiday.<p>"Now I <i>really</i> need a vacation." she sighed. "It was exhausting to get ready, the kids fought while we were there, and now it's overwhelming to be home."<p>Yep. I've been there. When you consider the Herculean effort …

The 10 Best Summer Vacation Destinations in America

From the Grand Canyon to Graceland, summer is the season to appreciate the beauty our country has to offer.<p>Cape Cod<p>Chicago<p>Graceland<p>Grand Canyon<p>Mount …

Church Pubs & Jailhouse Bistros: America's Best Offbeat Restaurants

Fancy a a pint in an ex-church-turned-brewery? How about dinner in a "busteraunt"? These are just a couple of the quirky, recycled restaurants popping up all over America. Here are eight of the country's best offbeat converted restaurants.<p>1. The Church Brew Works, Pittsburgh<p>This Pittsburgh brewpub …

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What to Do in the Hamptons This Summer

Jelly croissants from Montauk Bake Shoppe. Photo: Kathy YL Chan<p><i>Still planning your Hamptons weekend getaway? We got a list of East End must-dos from Fathom contributor and Curbed Hamptons editor Laura Euler.</i><p>CARBO-LOVING<p><b>Crullers at</b> <b>Montauk Bake Shoppe</b><p>The Plaza, Montauk; +1-631-668-2439<p>The owners …