4.2 million Tourists flock to Rome every year. These people are motivated to view the grandeur of the City of Seven Hills for a myriad of reasons: Some wish to take in the city’s artistic history. Others are led around the ruins by their taste buds. Anyone with an architectural lean can’t help but be awed by the engineering feats. And there is a fair share of those who go as a pilgrimage to some of the most sacred buildings in the Christian world. Whatever the reason for going to Indulging In A Private Tour Of Rome, the experience can only be deepened and expanded by utilizing a private tour of the city.
“Indulging In A Private Tour Of Rome” and Vatican City
Is the Arch of Constantine only dedicated to that Emperor? What was the first building created by a Caesarian Ruler and is it still standing? What’s the best place to go to in the south of the city to drink Frascati and look out over the Tiber? What is Frascati? All of these questions and so many more can be answered by taking a private tour of the city.
Have you ever watched one of the travel shows on PBS or the Travel Channel?
Unless the host can speak the language, and they really know what they’re talking about, they always meet up with a “friend”. How likely is it that someone would have a close friend in every major metropolitan city around the world . . . those “friends” are really private tour guides.
They know the culture (both past and present) of the city, the best places to eat, and can give the explorer the experience of truly being emerged in the culture. What looks worse than a bunch of tourists, en mass, grouped around The Fontana del Nettuno, snapping pics with their smart phones and not truly taking in the significance of the sculpture?
A couple walking down a narrow alley to get a look at an 800 year old fresco in an old cathedral. Two friends sitting under a green awning, sharing a bottle of wine and a crust of freshly baked bread, while breathing in the evening air.
These are the kind of experiences a private sightseeing tour of Rome can provide the individual truly interested in understanding a culture nuanced by 2,000 years of aging, a culture that gave the world the Opera, the Colosseum, and the Apian Way.
Rome isn’t just a city, it’s a way of being. Ancient Rome cast a spell over antiquity that can be seen in all the Latin Nations of today. Let it cast its spell on you by engaging in a private tour of this historic and splendid place. Rome and its people await. Are you ready for the experience?