Rome Travel Guide by Tidels.com is packed with Photographs, Illustrations, Maps to make your Rome Visit fun and exciting. Rome the Eternal City, is the capital and largest city of Italy. Rome, as a millennium long centre of power, culture and religion, having been the centre of one of the globe's greatest civilizations ever, has exerted a huge influence over the world. The Historic Centre of the city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. With wonderful palaces, millennium-old churches and basilicas, grand romantic ruins, opulent monuments, ornate statues and graceful fountains, Rome has an immensely rich historical heritage and cosmopolitan atmosphere, making it one of Europe's and the world's most visited, famous, influential and beautiful capitals.