Welcome to Rome
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Rome, known as the Eternal City, has attracted visitors for over 2,000 years. It is one of the most magnificent and romantic cities in the world. Rome has an attractive mix of grandiose sights and bustling city life. Life is sweet—the cake is there for the eating. Italian designer shopping, smooth ice cream, frothy cappuccino and exquisite wines to name but a few things.
|Currency||Euro, €1 = 100 cents|
|Opening hours||Shops in Rome are normally open 9.00-13.00 and 15.00-20.00. Department stores are usually open all day.|
|Emergency numbers||Fire brigade: 115
|Tourist information||APT Rome
Via Parigi 11
+39 06 488 991