General tourist Information to help you plan your trip to Rome.
A guide to some of the most famous sights of Rome, including churches.
A guide to the museums and art galleries of Rome.
A guide to eating out and the best dishes of Rome.
One of the world's most popular holiday destinations, Rome has plenty to offer visitors. But if you want to make the most of your visit, it's worth doing your research before you come.
Rome File is dedicated to helping you plan your trip to the city. From food to films, from the best sights to the strangest wildlife, we cover it all.
To get started, choose one of the main sections above, or try one of the more detailed pages below. These are just highlights: there's plenty more to discover inside.
We update Rome File regularly, but if you spot some information that's out of date, please let us know, and we'll make sure to correct it.
Love it or hate it: discover Italy's most interesting drink.
Convents can be a cheap but safe and pleasant places to stay.
Taxis can be an easy way to get around, but watch out for scams.
Find out what's happening in Rome during your visit.
Although famous as wine-drinkers, Romans are also starting to drink more beer. Read about some of the city's breweries.
For many travellers, a visit to Rome just wouldn't be complete without seeing the Vatican City.
Thinking of hiring a tour guide? See our tips first.
Whether you're after souvenirs or food, check out our shopping guide.
Read about Rome's important role in the history of cinema.
Read about the feral cats that prowl the streets of Rome.
Find out about Rome's public transport, with 2012 prices.
Do you travel ethically and sustainably?
Read about some of Rome's many churches.
Find out how to stay safe during your visit.
Discover the new direct train from Paris to Rome, coming December 2012.