The eternal city of Rome has seen the rise and fall of many civilizations. Christian Saints, historic figures of the past and present have walked the Roman streets. Historic locations, great pieces of architecture and places of interest are practically on every corner. There are cities and there is Rome. And Rome has it all.
How to spend 7 weeks in Europe for cheap. Research, plan ahead, couch surf, hostels, pack lunch, overnight buses, centrally located places to stay, ATMs vs high exchange fees, walking, no alcohol, bargaining and negotiating, budget airlines, airline baggage policies, limit souvenirs.