Come with me, take the Discovering Rome Tour.
We start at your hotel if it is located in downtown.
First time in the Eternal City? You don’t know where to start your visit in Rome? A long time ago after your last visit in Rome?
Take a look in all the places of my Discovering Rome Tour that you can see in a three hour walking tour:
Spanish Steps, where the film Roman Holidays, starring Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck and made this spot famous for the American audience.
Trevi Fountain to discover why people come into Rome to throw a coin here and admire the beautiful statue of the Ocean in the center of the most famous fountain in Rome.
Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola, the Founder of the Society of Jesus. Built in baroque style is one of the examples of Tromp l’oeil in the Eternal City.
The Pantheon, the temple consecrated to all the Gods by Agrippa the son in law of Augustus, the first Emperor of Rome that is now the Church of St. Mary of the Martyrs. Inside we can see the Tombs of the Kings of Italy and famous artist like Raphael.
After a break to taste an Italian coffee or cappuccino, Italian way of course.
We continue to discover Rome, reaching:
Navona Square, with the Fountain of the Four Rivers by Gian Lorenzo Bernini and the Church of St. Agnes in Agone by Francesco Borromini. In the square is also located Palazzo Pamphili frescoed by Pietro Da Cortona, where the Pope Innocent X Pamphili who wanted to transform this area into of the most amazing baroque squares in Rome. Navona Square is also the place to taste the famous “Tartufo” ice-cream.
Campo di Fiori, the market of Rome. Translating will mean “field of flower” named in the Middle Ages, when this area was a meadow. Actually is the center of the Rome lifestyle.
After our Discovering Rome Tour there is only one question where are you going to enjoy your fist roman lunch?