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Fodor's Rome

Plan your Perfect Trip

Full-color guide • Make your trip to Rome unforgettable with spectacular illustrated features, 43 maps, and 200 color photos.

Customize your trip with simple planning tools • Convenient overview of each neighborhood and its highlights • Practical advice for getting around • Easy-to-read color regional maps

Explore the Colosseum, the Vatican, the Spanish Steps, and beyond • Discerning Fodor's Choice picks for hotels, restaurants, sights, and more • “Word of Mouth” tips from fellow Fodor's travelers • Illustrated features on Bernini's masterpieces, the Roman Forum, and the Sistine Chapel • Tips for beating the euro

Opinions from destination experts • Fodor's Rome-based writers reveal their favorite local haunts • Frequently updated to provide the latest information

“Fodor's has emerged this year as our fave guidebook series for insider tips about things you actually want to know…” -Miami Herald

“Hipped up…with colorful maps and graphics, plus advice on a broader range of attractions, from classic to quirky.” -Outside Magazine

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781400004447
  • Publisher: Fodor's Travel Publications, Inc.
  • Publication date: 9/7/2010
  • Series: Fodor's Gold Guides Series
  • Edition number: 8
  • Pages: 448
  • Product dimensions: 8.28 (w) x 11.28 (h) x 0.89 (d)

Table of Contents

Be a Fodor's Correspondent 3

About This Book 7

1 Experience Rome 9

Rome Today 10

What's Where 14

Rome Planner 18

Top Rome Attractions 20

Top Rome Museums 22

Top Rome Churches 24

Rome Like a Local 26

Rome With Kids 28

Great Itineraries 30

Free and Almost Free 32

Beating the Euro 33

Romantic Rome 34

2 Roamin' Holiday 35

Enjoying the Gilt: A Stroll Through the Baroque Quarter 37

Trastevere: The Village Within the City 44

Rome of the Emperors: A Roman Forum Walk 51

3 Ancient Rome 57

The Campidoglio 61

The Roman Forum 67

The Palatine Hill 72

Feature: Rome Was Not Built in a Day 74

The Imperial Forums 87

The Colosseum and Environs 89

4 The Vatican 93

Feature: Agony and Ecstasy: The Sistine Ceiling 108

5 Navona And Campo 129

Navona 133

Campo 143

Feature: Life is a Piazza 144

6 Corso And Spagna 153

Around Via del Corso 157

Spagna 162

7 Repubblica And Quirinale 167

Repubblica 171

Quirinale 176

Feature: Baroque and Desperate: The Tragic Rivalry of Bernini and Borromini 177

8 Villa Borghese And Piazza Del Popolo 187

Villa Borghese 191

Piazza del Popolo 196

9 Trastevere And The Ghetto 199

Trastevere 203

The Ghetto 209

10 Aventino 211

Aventino 215

Testaccio 217

11 Esquilino And Celio 219

Monti and Esquilino 224

Celio 228

The Catacombs and Via Appia Antica 231

12 Where To Eat 235

The Scene 236

Where to Eat Planner 238

Best Bets for Rome Dining 240

Pantheon, Navona, Trevi, and Quirinale 242

Campo de' Hod and Ghetto 244

Monti, Esquilino, Repubblica, and San Lorenzo 246

Veneto, Borghese, and Spagna 248

Vatican, Borgo, and Prati 250

Trastevere and Glanicolo 252

Colosseo, Aventino, and Testaccio 254

Restaurant Reviews 256

Dining and Lodging Atlas 283

13 Where To Stay 293

The Scene 294

Where to Stay Planner 296

Best Bets for Rome Lodging 298

Hotel reviews 299

14 Nightlife and the Arts 335

Nightlife and the Arts Planner 336

The Arts 338

Nightlife 347

15 Shopping 353

Shopping Planner 354

Piazza di Spagna 356

Piazza Navona 358

16 Side Trips From Rome 389

Ostia Antica 391

Tivoli 394

The Castelli Romani 397

Italian Vocabulary 404

Travel Smart Rome 409

Getting Here and Around 410

Essentials 420

Index 436

About Our Writers 448

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