Tips to Visit Rome in A Smart Way
Rome is undoubtedly the most beautiful city in the face of the earth. You can even call this place a ginormous museum. Before visiting Rome, I have only read a few articles about the beauty and history of this city. But little did I know that this city will give me a plethora of experiences and memories.
Every step that I have taken on the roads of Rome had made me feel that I was breathing history and the Ancient Roman culture. Rome not only welcomes you with its beauty but even a huge crowd in every spot.
I don’t blame Rome for this particular reason, as its beauty is so splendid that people seldom want to miss it. Therefore, you can now feel that Rome has a lot to offer to the tourists. Never the less, you can be fortunate enough to calmly enjoy the trip if you plan it in a smart way.
Here come some of the tips that will help you in discovering Rome in a different light.
Be Smarter Than the Crowd
Did you ever observe that we all tend to visit new places on a trip at the morning hours? This is the common psychology of people on a trip, but try something new now. Instead of morning trips on the streets of Rome try to visit those place during the hours of the afternoon. It won’t even be bad if you roam the streets of Rome in the late evening whereas it will be full colors and even crowd-free.
Don’t Follow the Crowd
The biggest mistakes committed on a trip is to follow the crowd. Robert Frost has really shown us the right direction in his poem, that is – to take the road that’s less traveled. It will surely be a good idea to move to the opposite direction of where most of the people go. I have traveled to many places down the streets of Rome and I can surely state that these places were truly spellbound.
Say NO to The Tourist Restaurant
Italian food is one of the delicious cuisines that you will ever experience in your life. Therefore, why should you stress upon tourist restaurants? The street food in Rome is as good the ones you will get in any high-end restaurants. On the other hand, not only will the tourist restaurants food cost you so much but even there will be a humongous crowd.
Take A Bike Ride
You might find people telling you about how intrigue they are after a walk to the Piazza Navona, Pantheon and the Trevi Fountain. But why don’t you try something out of the box? Take a bike and explore the less traveled sites of Rome. You can either rent a bike or even take a guided bike tour. Therefore, in less time you can experience more of Rome.
Rome is a hidden treasure that everyone wants to discover for themselves. Never the less, it depends upon you how well you explore it. It is not always possible to plan a trip and execute it according to the plans, and Rome is one among them. But these few tips can aid in making your trip to Rome a better and less exhausting journey.