Rome is known for its stunning architecture, with the Colleseum, Pantheon, and Trevi Fountain as the main attractions. It was the center of the Roman Empire that ruled the European Continent for several ages. And, you'll find the smallest country in the world in Rome; Vatican City
- Modern Rome has 280 fountains and more than 900 churches.
- Nearly 700,000 euros worth of coins are tossed into Rome's Trevi Fountain each year. ...
- The Romans had built a road network of 53,000 miles by the early fourth century.
- Rome’s first university, La Sapienza, established in 1303 AD, is the largest in Europe and the second largest in the world.