Side Trips from Rome Travel Guide
Plan Your Side Trips from Rome Vacation
Lazio, the region that encompasses Rome, the capital, is often bypassed by foreign visitors. This is a pity, as the area, which stretches from the Apennine mountain range to the Mediterranean coast, holds dozens of fascinating towns and villages, as well as scenic lakes, national parks, and forests. A trip outside of Rome introduces you to a more intimate aspect of Italy, where local customs and feast days are still enthusiastically observed, and local gastronomic specialties take pride of place on restaurant menus.
Former aristocratic houses with frescoed ceilings, agriturismi farmhouses, luxury spas and cozy bed-and-breakfasts are... read more
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