Rome, the 'Eternal City', is the capital and largest city of and of the region. It's the famed city of the Roman Empire, the Seven Hills, La Dolce Vita, the and Three Coins in the Fountain.
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The City is the world's smallest country both by area and by population, and is the center of Catholicism. Photo: Michelangelo, Public domain.

The district is the heart of ancient Rome and the Roman Empire. Photo: Paolostefano1412, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the historic medieval and renaissance center of Rome. Photo: jimmyweee, CC BY 2.0.

North Central Rome is a district that covers the areas around Piazza di Spagna, Piazza del Popolo and Parioli, as well as the magnificent Villa Borghese and its gardens. Photo: shht, CC BY 2.0.

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The Papal Basilica of Saint Peter in the Vatican, or simply , is a church built in the Renaissance style located in , the papal enclave which is within the city of Rome. is situated 2½ km west of Rome. Photo: Rabax63, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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The is a in the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the pope, in . is situated 2½ km northwest of Rome. Photo: Maus-Trauden, GPL.

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The is a fountain in the district in Rome, , designed by Italian architect Nicola Salvi and completed by Giuseppe Pannini and several others. Photo: Livioandronico2013, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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The , or church of Santa Maria Maggiore, is a Papal major basilica and the largest Catholic Marian church in Rome, Italy. Photo: PierreSelim, CC BY 4.0.


The South of Rome includes the historic Appian Way and nearby catacombs, as well as important tourist attractions in EUR, and San Paolo. Photo: Roundtheworld, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The of Rome, home to the Via Veneto, Quirinale, Castro Pretorio, Repubblica, and Trevi neighborhoods, is the city's hub of activity, especially shopping and nightlife. Photo: Goldmund100, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district in Rome. The district's name derives from the Latin words "Trans Tiberem": beyond the Tiber river. Photo: Roundtheworld, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Aventino and Testaccio are neighborhoods of Rome. Aventino is named for the hill which rises up near the Tiber river and is one of the legendary seven hills of Rome. Photo: Dnalor 01, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Esquilino and San Giovanni are adjacent neighborhoods in Rome. Photo: Cristian Bortes, CC BY 2.0.

is a district of Rome. The San Lorenzo neighborhood is a student area south-east of Rome's main train station. Photo: Karelj, Public domain.

The North of Rome is comprised of Municipi III, XI-XV. Photo: Doc Searls, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

The , which is the centremost of the Seven Hills of Rome, is one of the most ancient… Photo: Lil Herodotus, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is an underground station of Line C of the Rome Metro. is situated 4 km east of Rome. Photo: Aenigma1976, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is situated 3 km northeast of Rome. Photo: Livioandronico2013, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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