Rome is the most populous metropolitan city in Italy, with a history spanning 28 centuries it’s no wonder it’s the 3rd most visited country in the European Union and is home to Vatican Museums, the Colosseum, St Peter’s Basilica and Palatine Hill. Rome is also described as the city of two states, as it hides the world’s smallest and independent country within its city walls, The Vatican City.
Aside from its well-known museums and churches, Rome is also famous for its many fountains, statues and bridges across its city making it an important tourist destination of the world. Aside from tourism, other industries such as IT, aerospace, defence, telecommunications and banking are also majorly important to Rome’s economy.
Rome’s main railway station Termini is one of the largest in Europe and offers high-speed rail transport to major Italian cities, alongside 3 airports and a main harbour port of Civitavecchia. Other Rome transport includes the underground metro line, tram and busses.