More about Rome, Italy

Embrace the la dolce vita lifestyle and travel with Collette to Rome, Italy. As we tour this romantic capital, you’ll see historic gems like the Colosseum, Pantheon and St. Peter’s Basilica, plus some unexpected highlights along the way. Whatever your personal sightseeing list entails, we’re ready to help you experience the magic of bellissimo Roma.

Why visit Rome

Historic Highlights

Just walking the city streets will give you a sense of the historic power and prowess of Rome. From the imposing Colosseum to the ancient Pantheon, much of what’s found in Italy’s capital serves as an homage to its one-time status as the caput mundi (capital of the world). Here are some iconic highlights you should look forward to when in Rome.


The beauty of Rome is only amplified by the many attractions the city offers. Whether you’re a history buff, art aficionado, or yearn to soak up Rome’s distinct culture, you’ll understand why this particular European capital has captivated visitors for centuries. Here are some attractions that have been known to delight even the most discerning guest.


While you may hear there’s no such thing as one kind of “Italian food,” all of the regional fare you’ll sample in Rome is delicious. The culinary traditions here stem from “peasant cuisine,” with ingredients and recipes that are kept fairly simple. You’ll certainly want to try some of these signature Italian foods in Rome.