Rome is one of the most famous cities in the world. The Coliseum, Spanish steps and Trevi fountain are all well known attractions in the city. It is a city full of stunning architecture and magnificent monuments. There is so much to discover and admire about Rome. We offer car hire in Rome at many different pickup points including all airports.
Rome is sometimes known as the Eternal City. It is a city that never sleeps. Take a walk at 3am and you will see many people out having meals in restaurants. Piazza Novona is an excellent location for finding good places to eat and lively bars to have a drink in.
The Trevi fountain is a wonderful site to visit at any time of the day. It’s a beautiful thing to behold and always is a big draw for visitors. The fountain is known as a special place for loved up couples to propose marriage so don’t be surprised to see someone on bended knee. 😉
The Coliseum is situated centrally in Rome. Here you can get an idea of how life was in Roman times. The Coliseum was used for gladiatorial contests and could seat over fifty thousand spectators. It was used for over five hundred years with the last known games believed to have taken place in the 6th century.
The Spanish steps are a wonderfully romantic place to visit. They comprise of a long staircase which connects Piazza Trinità dei Monti at the top and Piazza di Spagna at the base. The steps were built in the seventeenth century in order to connect the Vatican with the Spanish embassy. The Steps serve as the backdrop for many events all year long in Rome, including wonderful floral exhibits in the spring, the Donna Sotto le Stelle fashion show in the summer and a Christmas nativity scene.
For Irish customers Aer Lingus offer flights to Da Vinci airport in Rome while Ryanair offer flights from Ireland to Ciampino Airport in Rome.