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Rome, the eternal city. Got to face the facts here: there are a ton of tourists. But there are so many nooks and crannies that it IS possible to escape the beaten path. Still, must return to the Roman Forum and the Colosseum. And Palatine Hill. And find the prison where Paul and Peter were rumored to be held. And St. Peter in Chains...
The Roman Forum, shown in the picture, was the center for public Roman life and a very important area for everyone during the Republic. It was the place of elections, public speeches, criminal trials, and even gladiatorial matches.
Rome, Lazio Region, Italy. Rome is the capital of Italy, it is also the country's largest and most populated comune and fourth-most populous city in the European Union by population within city limits. Rome is the only city in the world to contain in its interior a whole state; the enclave of Vatican City.