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How to drive Vespa - iconic italian scooter in RomeHow to peek through the Knights of Malta keyhole in RomeHow to visit the Colosseum in RomeHow to see the illusion of St. Peter's dome in RomeHow to climb to the roof of the Altar of the Fatherland in RomeHow to admire Rome from the Aventine Hill in RomeHow to walk through the orange garden in Rome65 things to doin Rome
These catacombs is the greatest and one of the most important places of Rome, founded in the second century and is still impressing every visitor.
Catacombs of St. Callixtus is one of the most important Christian burial sites of Rome, a few popes are buried here, and other Roman bishops, dozens of martyrs and the multitudes of Christians.
Photo: Catacombs of St. Callixtus, © Steve Collis | Flickr
At the beginning of the catacombs is an ancient staircase, along which you can see the graffiti of pilgrims.
Photo: Crypt of the Popes, © History Stack | Flickr
The most interesting place in the catacombs is Crypt of the Popes, where the sarcophagi are. This place is also called "the little Vatican".
In the crypt of St. Cecilia you find the sarcophagus of the martyr, patroness of sacred music.
The catacombs of St. Callixtus on the mapLocation: Via Appia Antica, 110/126
from 9 am to 5 pm
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Largo di Torre Argentina
On the square are the ruins of the temples of the Roman republic and the place where Julius Caesar was assassinated.42
The small caffee in the center of Rome. Here you can order pizza to go and taste this interesting fast food walking through the city.6
Villa Borghese is a magnificent landscape park in the English style, a popular place for walks and picnics in Rome. Also here is the museum with the incredible collection of art.68
On the Aventine hill near the Orange garden the Rose garden is located. Here you will see many different types of these flowers.6
The real Rome is here: on the small street of Trastevere, where the music, the party and the rest never stop.23
The Tiber river
All bridges аcross the Tiber were built in different architectural styles, but each one of them is the perfect observation deck.8
The Colosseum is number one in the to-see-list for Italy and has almost 2000-years history with the fights of the gladiators and the dramatic shows.59
On the territory of the Roman Villa Borghese landscape park you can see the unusual water clocks.4
Ruins in the center of the Eternal City remind of the olden Roman time. This is the site of columns, arches and temples remnants.8
Giovanni Fassi's gelateria
The Giovanni Fassi's gelateria exists since 1880 and is considered one of the oldest not only in Rome but throughout Italy.25
The most horrifying place in Rome - Crypt - keeps thousands of Capuchin's bones and only people of iron nerves feel free to go down to this place.5
La Terrazza Restaurant
Located on the top floor, the restaurant offers gourmet cuisine from the famous chef and incomparable views of Rome.8