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Great advice from Fodor's: "Don't kill yourself trying to fit Rome into a crowded itinerary... Most visitors enter Italy through Rome, but if you plan to enter via Sicily or Milan and can't bear the thought of missing out on Roman ruins during your trip, take heart: the Romans were a busy bunch. Spectacular Roman ruins can be found throughout the peninsula ..."
Wandering the streets of Rome, Italy
The classic Roman dish of cacio e pepe -- in a wonderful fried Parmesan bowl at Roma Sparita in Trastevere. You haven't lived until you eat this. For Anthony Bourdain fans, this was "Restaurant X" in his Rome show. Photo courtesy of Nick Thulin at instagr.am/p/Qnf8RwQgh8.