Rome

The eternal city

Rome

Rome is an extrodinary city located in the center of italy. It is known for its incredible structures and being the root of the Roman Empire. With many cites, sounds, and culture all around, its hard to not be interested in the city as a whole.

Basic Information

Rome has an estimated population of around 2.8 million inhabitants all contained withnin the area of 1,285 km or 580 sq miles. Rome, being apart of the E.U, has the euro currency, which compared to our currency, 100 cents equals 1 euro. Rome is also a very religious place, the main religion is Roman catholic, about 98% of the population. Rome also has a temperate climate with mild winters and hot summers.



PARTY IN ROME!

Monday, April 21st 2014 at 12am

Rome, Province of Rome, Italy

Rome, Lazio

The birth of the Eternal City, Rome, which was founded in 753BC, is celebrated every year by Romans on the 21st of April. The Celebrations include fireworks, gladiator shows, traditional Roman banquets and parades.


Must See Attractions!

A country!

Vatican City is a walled enclave which is situated in Italy's capital, Rome. It's the smallest country in the world by both population and area. Its walls are 3.2 km long and they enclose a territory of about 0.44 square kilometers. Vatican city is the home of the popes.

INTERESTING FACT!

Rome Museum

Rome has a museum which is entirely dedicated to pasta. The Pasta Museum is a one of its kind around the world and showcases different pasta-making machines, as well as paintings related to pasta by many artists.




NATIONAL GALLERY OF MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART

The Rome gallery contains one of the largest collection of paintings, sculptures, and graphic art by artists, mostly Italian, from the last century to the present day. The gallery also has very vast library and specialised archives.

Niccolò Ammaniti

Roman-born Niccolò Ammaniti came to international attention in 2003, with the release of the film "I'm not scared" , based on his novel Io Non Ho Paura. It is the story of a young boy in a small town in the South of Italy who stumbles across a terrible secret caught attention across the globe.

The tone of this book is suspensful.


Come to Rome The Eternal City!

Rich in thousands of years of history, adventure and architechture, Rome is truely a great site to witness.