Lonely Planet Rome: City Guide

Lonely Planet Rome: City Guide

by Duncan Garwood




A timeless city built by saints and emperors, Rome's grandeur awes and inspires. Be conquered by the greatness of the Pantheon, St Peter's or the Roman Forum, discover seemingly forgotten frescoes and ancient mosaics or amble through sun-drenched piazzas and indulge yourself at Rome's best gelaterie. Choose your own Roman adventure with this stylish guide by our resident author.

Full-Color Maps—make navigating the cobbled alleys and remote quarters of Rome easy.

Art & Architecture—the lowdown on the most notable monuments and hidden galleries.

Best Day Trips—all the practical information you need to explore beyond the center.

Discerning Reviews—from designer restaurants to family-run trattorias, we'll take you to the best of this gastronomic heartland.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781740597104
Publisher: Lonely Planet Publications
Publication date: 04/01/2006
Series: Lonely Planet Travel Guides Series
Pages: 338
Product dimensions: 5.10(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.80(d)

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Lonely Planet Rome 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Peppuzzo on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
Rome, from Lonely Planet. A great book, ideally to read when visiting Rome; it is also a very pleasant lecture when visiting other cities; however the included map will generally give you the wrong indication in that case.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Yes, i am Praetor of the Roman camp. I will kill whoever tries to harm my people.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Guys could you put adds at the warrior books and greece. Please? You can be my centurians/captains.