The Rough Guide to Rome

The Rough Guide to Rome

Book - 2016
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Penguin Putnam

The most readable introduction available to the sights and attractions of one of the greatest cities on earth.

Everything you need to know about Rome's iconic landmarks, ancient buildings, and distinctive neighborhoods — as well as the inside track on the best of the city's restaurants, wine bars, shops, markets, and much more — is presented in a full-color, user-friendly format with dozens of beautiful photos and color-coded maps.

Step foot inside the Colosseum, explore the Piazza Navona, visit the miraculous Sistine Chapel, and stroll through the streets with a gelato in hand. With expert history and background on the art and architecture, and features on the best places for Roman pizza, the city's best hotel bars, and cutting-edge cuisine, The Rough Guide to Rome has everything you need to make the most of your stay. There's no better single-volume guide to Rome.

Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Rome.

Series Overview: For more than thirty years, adventurous travelers have turned to Rough Guides for up-to-date and intuitive information from expert authors. With opinionated and lively writing, honest reviews, and a strong cultural background, Rough Guides travel books bring more than 200 destinations to life. Visit to learn more.

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Rome welcomed 6.79 million international visitors in 2014 (Source:,Much more detailed and knowledgable than the Lonely Planet. Best all-round guide - great background on the sights complemented by in-the-know reviews of the latest hotels, bars and restaurants,Now in full-colour with inspirational photography, clearer mapping, clearer chapter labelling and suggested itineraries,Rough Guides was the No.3 travel publisher in 2014, worth over £3 million (Nielsen Bookscan, 2014)

Publisher: London :, Rough Guides,, 2016
Edition: 7th edition, 2016
ISBN: 9780241204504
Branch Call Number: 914.5632 ROU 2016
Characteristics: 1 volume :,colour illustrations, colour maps ;,20 cm.


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