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Here is a list of TOP 10 free things to do in ROME to encourage you to pay a visit to and examine this historical urban center!

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5 Hidden Gems of Rome That Most Tourists Never See

The hidden gems of Rome. Find out about some of the less-known amazing places in Rome that most tourists never see. One by one top experiences, all within walking distance from the city centre. Read it and save it for later because one day your road will lead to Rome too!

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15 Most Beautiful photos of Italy : Cities and Places to Visit in Italy - The Coloseum, Rome, Italy

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Ostia Antica (Italy). 'Not many people make it out to Ostia Antica, Rome’s version of Pompeii. But make the effort and you’ll find that its wonderfully preserved ruins are easily on a par with the more famous sites in the city centre.' http://www.lonelyplanet.com/italy/lazio/ostia-antica

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Pantheon

Pantheon, Rome - commissioned by Marcus Agrippa during reign of Augustus 27 BC-14 CE; rebuilt by Hadrian c125-128. Classic Romanized Greek portico introduces, but also disguises, cylindro-spherical interior. Dedicated to deities of the known planets, building posits statement on the physical and philosophic nature of the universe.

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How It Came to Be: The Origins of the Vatican City

Visited - Rome, Italy God's beam of light in St. Peter's Basilica - (HDR) by farbspiel, via Flickr

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The monumental Christmas tree that rises every year in the centre of St Peter’s Square has become such an essential part of Rome’s festive season that many people think it has always been an integral part of the Vatican Christmas celebrations.

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Night at the Colosseum, Rome, the last 4 times I've gone to Rome, I get a room and stay out all night. :)

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Rome, Italy The Forum. "...a rectangular forum (plaza) surrounded by the ruins of several important ancient government buildings at the centre of the city of Rome. Citizens of the ancient city referred to this space, originally a marketplace, as the Forum Magnum, or simply the Forum." http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roman_forum

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72AD - The #Colosseum, #Rome - the Flavian Amphitheatre (Latin: Amphitheatrum Flavium; Italian: Anfiteatro Flavio or Colosseo) is an elliptical amphitheatre in the centre of the city. Built of concrete and stone. (photo // by Pierre Lesage via Flickr)

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5 Hidden Gems of Rome That Most Tourists Never See

Off the beaten path in Rome - great authentic local experiences that are probably not on your list. Walking distance from the city centre!

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How to Eat Like an Italian When Touring Italy

One of the famous typical #Restaurants in the centre of #Rome. This one is Aristocampo, a tavern in #Trastevere

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Top 10: the best hotels in Rome city centre

An expert guide to the best hotels in Rome city centre, including the best for rooftop bars, gourmet dining, rooms with city views, antique interiors and delicious buffet breakfasts, near the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, Vatican and Colosseum.

Street Food Guide: How to Eat Cheap in Rome, Italy

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