Rome.. The land of history and the meeting place of world tourists
Rome is a major European city, the capital of Italy and the capital of the Lazio region, in addition to being the largest city in the country, and is characterized by its ancient history, which extends for more than 2500 years, and occupied a central place in the history of the Roman Empire, so it is one of the founding cities of Western civilization, and it was called the Eternal City, it is a global city and known around the world.
The city of Rome is located in the central western part of the Italian peninsula on the banks of the Tiber River in the territory of the Lazio region, and Rome occupies a geographical area of 1.285 km, and considering the weather, the prevailing climate in Rome is the Mediterranean climate - the Mediterranean climate - where warm and dry weather prevails during the summer, and cold and humid during the winter
Tourism in Rome, the capital of the Roman Empire, which controlled vast parts of the European continent and the Mediterranean region in the past, is essential for all tourists in the world, and the first destination in tourism in Italy, which is full of Roman historical monuments such as the huge Colosseum, in addition to high-end and popular markets and distinctive Italian restaurants.
Rome has a population of 2.700 million, and includes hundreds of hotels and apartments that vary according to their luxury, level of service, and even prices, and because the task of choosing the right hotel for the tourist is somewhat difficult.
Rome's Cavalieri A and Aldorf Astoria resort are surrounded by large Mediterranean-style gardens, boasting views of Rome and the Vatican State from its hilltop location in the Monte Mario reserve. The property features luxurious and spacious rooms with a balcony and a 2.500 m² wellness centre. The elegant rooms feature a flat-screen TV with satellite and pay-per-view channels, a marble bathroom and a balcony with views of the gardens or Rome's historic centre. Some also have access to the Imperial Club lounge located on the seventh floor.
There are two restaurants and four cafés in Roma Cavalieri. La Pergola's three-starred restaurant is located on the rooftop and serves gourmet cuisine. L'Uliveto's restaurant also features a poolside terrace, where guests can enjoy classic Italian and international dishes.
The hotel offers Sunday Brunch with a unique experience for families with exceptional dishes by Chef Fabio Bucchiro, prepared with fresh local ingredients. The rich and refined menu includes a selection of appetizers and salads, raw seafood, beef, cheese and cold cuts, pasta, meat and fish dishes, all designed in a dynamic environment with different buffet areas and cooking stations for chefs.
For Arab tourists, a delicious menu of Arabic cuisine with Levantine, Moroccan and Gulf flavors was available at Olivito by Executive Chef Fabio Boschero.
Rome Cavalieri opened its doors to international travellers in 1963 and has earned an enviable reputation as one of the leading hotels in the Eternal City. Part of the prestigious Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Rome Cavalieri joins an exclusive club of hotels that are simply "unique". Inspired by New York's legendary Waldorf Astoria, each hotel in the growing brand has its own distinctive character, timeless architecture and history.
A special high-value collection of paintings, textiles, vintage furniture, statues and artefacts is displayed throughout the hotel's public areas and suites, the most important of which are three masterpieces by Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, which boast a position in the main lobby. The suites are decorated with unique pieces of artwork and furnishings, including original Karl Lagerfeld sofas, rare 18th-century antiques, and paintings by Andy Warhol and Robert Indiana.
One of the most important tourist attractions in Rome, which is a world-famous monument that tells the greatness of the Roman Empire, which is one of the most powerful empires in history, and the Colosseum is a famous distinctive destination for millions of tourists every year, during tourism tours in Italy in general, and a visit to Rome is not complete without visiting this important historical landmark.
One of Rome's most famous and best tourist attractions, in terms of retaining its shape to this day, as the "Pantheon Building" is the only archaeological landmark of Roman civilization, which still retains its original shape and form, and this ancient building dates back to the reign of the Roman Emperor Trajan, and was completed during the reign of Emperor Hadrian.
«St. Peter's Church»
Located in the northern part of Rome, specifically now inside the Vatican, the construction of the "Church of St. Peter" dates back to the late Renaissance, and is an important tourist attraction in Rome, and occupies a religious status, so that critics describe it as the greatest among other Christian churches. St. Peter's Church is also the largest in terms of its interior space, as well as its great sanctity, so don't miss it while traveling to Rome.
One of the most famous tourist places in Rome, if not the most famous, as many tourists consider that when traveling to Rome, it is necessary to visit the «Trevi Fountain», that fountain famous for fulfilling wishes, as millions around the world believe that by visiting it and throwing a piece of coins in its water, this ensures the fulfillment of a special wish, so many gather around it and are keen to throw a piece of money until some thought it was the richest fountain in the world.
The most prominent feature of the «Spanish Square» is the Spanish stairs, which are one of the most important landmarks in Rome, which connects the roundabout of Spain and the «Trinitadade Monti Square», and tourists enjoy sitting on the 135-degree stairs, where the open air, pleasant views and sensing the ancient history and civilizations, so if you are coming for tourism in Rome, you should visit the «Spanish Square» and the famous Spanish stairs.