Rome is one of the most visited places around the world for good reason. Rome pretty much has it all – a rich history, beautiful monuments, delicious cuisines, and a whole lot more. When basking yourself in the iconic ambience of Rome, you’ll want to pamper yourself a bit and travel in style. If you haven’t been to Rome before, here’s how to make the most of the trip.

Pre-book your airport transfer.

Let’s first start with the basics – getting to the airport. It’s always best to pre-book your transfer for your trip in advance so that you don’t need to look for a ride at the last minute, this can easily be done online. Doing this prevents stress and ensures a smooth start to the trip.

Visit famous restaurants.

Of course, you won’t want to miss out on the amazing food of Rome. For that, you need to plan ahead and make a list of the best restaurants to visit beforehand. You can either ask a friend who has been to Rome or have a search online. Just to give you an idea, some places worth a visit include:

  • Ristorante Sandalia

  • Armando Al Pantheon

  • Roscioli

  • Il Pagliaccio

  • Da Felice

Book a city tour.

When you arrive in Rome, you’ll want to check out the sight and, as there is so much to see and do, the best way to do that is by booking a city tour. Again, we recommend that you book in advance before you flight. Ideally, you want to book onto tours that will allow you to see the best sights such as the Baths of Caracalla, the National Museum, the Pantheon, the Colosseum… the list goes on.

Go to the opera.

If you really want to bask yourself in the culture of Rome, you must to go to the opera. Even if you’re not an opera type of person, you’ll want to experience it at least once just to get a feel of the place. Some of the venues where you can watch opera shows include:

  • Opera Omnia at Galeria Pompia Pamphilj

  • Teatro Dell Opera

  • Opera Omnia at Capuchin Crypt

  • Salone Margherita Theater

Dine at the best rooftop bars.

Lastly, there are a number of fab rooftop bars where you can eat some good food and drink some great wine. Again, you can find all of this if you search on Google. Here’s our list of some of the best:

  • Hotel Raphael

  • Roof Garden Les Etoiles

  • Hotel Capo d’ Africa

  • Radisson Blu

  • Marco Martini Cocktail Bar


Feel like travelling to Rome in style? If you do, then the first thing to do is get prepared. You can only be prepared by doing some research on the places that you’ll want to go when you get there. Planning an itinerary in advance will make your trip easier and more enjoyable.