Colosseum

“The aim of the blasphemy laws is crush people who believe differently,” says Archbishop Nunzio Galantino.
Rome is fantastic but as with every capital, it rarely shows the true national characteristics. For that you must scratch a little deeper. So if you get the chance, get yourself outside the cities to smaller communities.
Two Italians have been arrested after they were caught scratching their initials into an ancient American monument - and
Two American tourists have been arrested after they were caught carving their initials into a wall of Rome’s Colosseum – and
You have just two days to see all there is to see in Rome. Is this humanly possible? Well, maybe not the whole of the Eternal City, but you can still see a lot of the best attractions on offer. The trick is to carefully plan ahead so you waste no time.
With so many great reasons to visit Rome, it's a task in itself to narrow down the must-see attractions. With more than 900 churches alone - that's more than two church visits every day for a year - it's unlikely that you will fit everything into one visit. So, don't try and rush around the city to see every ruin or piazza - save it for your next holiday to Rome!