Welcome to the smallest country in the world. Yep, you heard us right, it’s a country! This 108 acre state houses 11 museums and the restored Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel. The Vatican has its own television station, daily newspaper, post office with Vatican stamps, a publishing house, and a radio station that broadcasts all over the world in 29 languages!
The Colosseum is one of the most famous sights in Italy and is the largest amphitheatre ever built. A fascinating history lies behind this incredible structure, which once played host to roaring crowds watching fights between gladiators and animals.
The famous Fontana di Trevi, has been noted as one of the most beautiful in the world. Legend has it that if you throw a coin into the fountain, you are ensured a return visit to Rome.
Don’t be fooled by the name, the Spanish Steps are actually located at the east end of the old city centre of Rome. The stairway is made up of 138 steps and features the 17th century Fontana della Barcaccia at the bottom.
Yes, that means eating pizza for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Indulge in gallons of gelato and exploring everything that this beautiful city has to offer! They say it’s best to explore this city by foot and we couldn’t agree more!