Queue at Colosseum in Rome

Colosseum: How to skip the line tickets

The first thing to know is that if you buy a ticket for the Colosseum, you also get into the Forum and Palatine Hill. The Forum and the Palatine are both in the same complex, and you can access them through the same entrance, but the Colosseum has to be entered via a separate entrance: ... Read more
The best time to go to Rome, Italy

Best time to go to Rome

Rome’s location in the central-western part of Italy makes it a popular holiday destination, especially in the summer months. The hottest month of the year is July, when the average temperature is around 27°C, with temperatures going up to 32°C during the midday. Spring and fall are great times to travel to Rome. You can ... Read more
Sunshine in Venice, Italy

Climate and Weather in Italy

Italy’s climate varies greatly from north to south. The northern parts of the country are in the temperate zone with warm summers, and they are home to Turin, Milan, and Bologna. The southern parts of the country are in the Mediterranean climate zone, and they are home to the cities of Naples, Palermo, and the ... Read more
Part of Tenerife, Canary Islands

Canary Islands Climate and Weather

The Canary Islands have a mild climate; they are located just north of the equator. They are close to the coast of Morocco and Western Sahara, so you’re exposed to the warm ocean currents and the trade winds that blow constantly from the northeast. They are also subject to the trade winds, which blow constantly ... Read more
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Public Holidays in Italy (2022)

These are the Public Holidays in Italy 2022. Holiday Date Epiphany 06 January 2022 Easter Sunday 17 April 2022 Easter Monday 18 April 2022 Anniversary of Liberation 25 April 2022 Labour Day 01 May 2022 Republic Day 02 June 2022 Assumption of Mary 15 August 2022 All Saint’s Day 01 November 2022 Immaculate Conception Day ... Read more
11 Top Must See Museums in Rome, Italy

11 Top Museums In Rome

Rome is not only home to the famous Colosseum, it is also home to many beautiful churches and historical buildings. You can see the Colosseum in Rome, go to the Vatican City and see where the Pope calls home, then walk through incredible, cobbled streets with centuries of history behind them. Rome’s amazing art galleries ... Read more