We saw almost all of Rome, on foot, in three days, and it wouldn’t have been possible without good walking shoes and thick socks. If you enjoy sightseeing or photography, or just like going at your own pace and want to save money, skip the tours you’ll see signs everywhere for and have the adventure of a lifetime in the Eternal City.
The Roman Colosseum is one of the coolest places to see in Rome, but it was a huge headache for us the first time we visited. Here are 10 Things I wish I’d Known Before Visiting the Colosseum that will make your visit as smooth as possible.
While in Rome, we spent some time exploring the ruins of the Colosseum, which has a sad and fascinating history. Once the site of gladiator battles, and the occasional naval battle when it was flooded, the Colosseum now stands a colossal testament to the former political and societal power the Roman Empire once commanded. It’s […]