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.

is the historic medieval and renaissance center of .

The South of includes the historic Appian Way and nearby catacombs, as well as important tourist attractions in EUR, and San Paolo.

North Central 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.


The of , home to the Via Veneto, Quirinale, Castro Pretorio, Repubblica, and Trevi neighborhoods, is the city's hub of activity, especially shopping and nightlife.

is a district in . The district's name derives from the Latin words "Trans Tiberem": beyond the Tiber river.

The district is the heart of ancient and the Roman Empire.

Aventino and Testaccio are neighborhoods of . Aventino is named for the hill which rises up near the Tiber river and is one of the legendary seven hills of Rome.

Esquilino and San Giovanni are adjacent neighborhoods in .

The North of is comprised of Municipi III, XI-XV.

is a district of . The San Lorenzo neighborhood is a student area south-east of 's main train station.

Landmarks in the Area

The Papal Basilica of St. Peter in the Vatican, or simply St.

The Sistine Chapel is a in the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the pope, in .

The Trevi Fountain is a fountain in the Trevi district in , , designed by Italian architect Nicola Salvi and completed by Giuseppe Pannini and several others.

The Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, or church of Santa Maria Maggiore, is a Papal major basilica and the largest Catholic Marian church in Rome, Italy.

The Mausoleum of Hadrian, usually known as Castel Sant'Angelo, is a towering cylindrical building in , , Italy.

Localities in the Area

Vatican City, officially Vatican City State, is an independent city-state enclaved within , .

The Palatine Hill, which is the centremost of the Seven Hills of Rome, is one of the most ancient…

Garbatella is an urban zone of Rome. It belongs to the Municipio VIII of Rome comune, Italy, in the Ostiense quarter of Rome.

San Lorenzo is an urban zone in , Italy. Administratively it was part of both Municipio II and Quarter VI Tiburtino.

Pigneto is an underground station of Line C of the Rome Metro.


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