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Being a tourist in Rome might prove to be quite difficult. Travelgrove is trying to help you out with a long list of Rome Guide Books. We have collected the best Guide Books for Rome that contain all the information you as a traveler may need to get around and find the best places. You will learn the do’s and don’ts from real people and you can put all their knowledge into your pocket. Browse and get the guide book you like the most. Enjoy the exploration!


Fodor's Rome (Full-color Travel Guide)

Fodor's Rome (Full-color Travel Guide)

Author: Fodor's Travel Guides
Price: $21.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for more than 80 years.

Packed with landmark sights, world-renowned museums, awe-inspiring churches, fabulous trattorias, and, of course, the Vatican, Rome is a city that's worth returning to over and over again. And with so much to see and do in the Eternal City, Fodor's Rome is the guide to help travelers make the most of every trip.

This travel guide includes:
· Dozens of full-color maps plus a handy pullout map with essential information
· Hundreds of hotel and restaurant recommendations, with Fodor's Choice designating our top picks
· Multiple itineraries to explore the top attractions and what?s off the beaten path
· In-depth breakout features on The Sistine Chapel Ceiling, the Campo de' Fiori, the Vatican, and Ancient Rome
· Major sights such as Vatican City, the Roman Forum, the Colosseum, St. Peter's Basilica, the Pantheon, Trastevere, Trevi Fountain, and the Spanish Steps
· Side Trips from Rome with Ostia Antica, Tivoli, and The Castelli Romani
· Coverage of Ancient Rome, The Vatican, Piazza Navona, Campo de' Fiori and the Jewish Ghetto, Piazza di Spagna, Repubblica and Quirinale, Trastevere, Villa Borghese, Piazza del Popolo and Flaminio, Aventino and Testaccio, and Monti, Esquilino, Celio and the Via Appia Antica

Planning to visit more of Italy? Check out Fodor's country-wide travel guide to Essential Italy.
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Rick Steves Pocket Rome

Rick Steves Pocket Rome

Author: Rick Steves, Gene Openshaw
Price: $13.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: Rick Steves Pocket guidebooks truly are a ?tour guide in your pocket.? This colorful, compact 220-page book includes Rick's advice for prioritizing your time, whether you're spending 1 or 7 days in a city. Everything a busy traveler needs is easy to access: a neighborhood overview, city walks and tours, sights, handy food and accommodations charts, an appendix packed with information on trip planning and practicalities, and a fold-out city map.

Included in Rick Steves Pocket Rome:

Sights: the National Museum, Palatine Hill, Trajan's Column, Market, and Imperial Forums, Baths of Diocletian, Appian Way, St. Peter-in-Chains, Pilgrim's Tour of Rome, Jewish Ghetto, and Capitoline Museums

Walks and Tours: Colosseum Tour, Roman Forum Tour, Night Walk Across Rome, Pantheon Tour, Vatican Museum Tour, St. Peter's Basilica Tour, and Borghese Gallery
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Kids' Travel Guide - Italy & Rome: The fun way to discover Italy & Rome-especially for kids (Kids' Travel Guide series)

Kids' Travel Guide - Italy & Rome: The fun way to discover Italy & Rome-especially for kids (Kids' Travel Guide series)

Author: Shiela H. Leon, Elisa Davoglio, FlyingKids
Price: $14.50
Binding: Paperback
Description: A travel guide and activity book in one! Enjoy a new family adventure in Rome, Italy! With Kids? Travel Guide ? Italy & Rome the kids enjoy fun fact, challenging tasks, useful tips, coloring pages and exciting quizzes. There will be no boring moments in your vacation? >>Your kid become a little expert about Italy: its geography, flags and symbols, and interesting history, as well as Italian culture ? including customs, language, and even Italian food.
>>Your little tour guide will take you through Rome attractions and much more. Be sure to visit the best sites for kids: The greatest Colosseum, the famous Roman Forum, the amazing St. Peter?s Basilica, and many magnificent piazzas and fountains ?plus all the fun things to do in Rome! >>From planning and packing to returning home. The Italy & Rome?s travel guide Helps the kids to get prepared at home. At the end of the trip, it will become a souvenir of your travel that the whole family can treasure for a lifetime.  >>You, the parents? All you need to do is to find an available bench and relax your Rome vacation while you enjoy your active children. You can also purchase books focusing on the city of Rome or the country of Italy separately: Kids' Travel Guide ? Rome?all about Rome and the best sites for kids. Kids' Travel Guide ? Italy?all about Italy, no matter which area you visit. More adventures with Kids? Travel Guides to the Spain, Germany, Australia, USA, New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego, Washington, DC, France, Paris, United Kingdom, London, Thailand, Bangkok and many more destinations? >Now available for e-book readers too! Kids? Travel Guide ? Italy & Rome is an interactive travel book that includes quizzes, tasks, coloring pages, a travel diary, and much more. While the print edition provides the most complete experience, you can now combine it with the e-book to engage kids fully. Take advantage of this special offer: Download the e-book FREE with the purchase of the print edition! >>Go to theFlyingKids website and get more free activities, gifts and special offers
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Lonely Planet Rome (Travel Guide)

Lonely Planet Rome (Travel Guide)

Author: Lonely Planet, Duncan Garwood, Abigail Blasi
Price: $21.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Rome is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Stare in awe at the Sistine Chapel, sip a cappuccino on a cobbled piazza (square) or walk in the footsteps of gladiators at the Colosseum; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Rome and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet Rome Travel Guide: Full-colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - including history, art, architecture, literature, cinema, music, cuisine, wine and the Roman way of life Free, convenient pull-out Rome map (included in print version), plus over 36 colour maps Covers Ancient Rome, Centro Storico, Tridente, Trevi, Vatican City, Monti, Esquilino, Trastevere, Gianicolo, Testaccio, Villa Borghese, highlights of Lazio, and more The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Rome, our most comprehensive guide to Rome, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled. Looking for just the highlights of Rome? Check out Lonely Planet Discover Rome, a photo-rich guide to the city's most popular attractions, or Lonely Planet Pocket Rome, a handy-sized guide focused on the can't-miss sights for a quick trip. Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out our Lonely Planet Italy guide for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer, or Lonely Planet Discover Italy, a photo-rich guide to the country's most popular attractions. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet. About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves. [more]
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Lonely Planet Italy (Travel Guide)

Lonely Planet Italy (Travel Guide)

Author: Lonely Planet, Cristian Bonetto, Abigail Blasi, Kerry Christiani, Gregor Clark, Belinda Dixon, Duncan Garwood, Paula Hardy, Brendan Sainsbury, Donna Wheeler
Price: $27.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Italy is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Take in a gondolier's sweet song while gliding past Venetian palaces, sample olives and wines as you traverse Tuscany's storybook hills, or be humbled amid thousands of years of Roman history and art; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Italy now! Inside Lonely Planet Italy Travel Guide: Full-colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - including history, art, literature, cinema, music, architecture, politics, cuisine, wine, customs Free, convenient pull-out Rome map (included in print version), plus over 137 colour maps Covers Rome, Turin, Piedmont, the Italian Riviera, Milan, the Lakes, Dolomites, Venice, Emilia-Romagna, Florence, Tuscany, Umbria, Abruzzo, Naples, Campania, Puglia, Sicily, Sardinia and more The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Italy, our most comprehensive guide to Italy, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled. Looking for just the highlights of Italy? Check out Lonely Planet Discover Italy, a photo-rich guide to the country's most popular attractions. Looking for a guide focused on Rome, Florence or Venice? Check out our Lonely Planet Rome guide, Florence & Tuscany guide, and Venice & the Veneto guide for a comprehensive look at what each of these cities has to offer; Lonely Planet Discover Rome, a photo-rich guide to the city's most popular attractions; or Lonely Planet Pocket Rome, a handy-sized guide focused on the can't-miss sights for a quick trip. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet. About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves. [more]
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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Rome

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Rome

Author: DK
Price: $21.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Rome is your in-depth guide to the very best of Rome, the most fascinating city in Italy.Experience classical Rome and step inside the iconic Colosseum; experience the religious Rome and visit Vatican City, a country all its own; experience the delicious Rome and stroll the city's beautiful piazzas with a gelato in hand.Discover DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Rome.   ? Detailed itineraries and "don't-miss" destination highlights at a glance.
   ? Illustrated cutaway 3-D drawings of important sights.
   ? Floor plans and guided visitor information for major museums.
   ? Free, color pull-out map (print edition) marked with sights, a selected sight and street index, public transit map, practical information on getting around, and a distance chart for measuring walking distances.
   ? Guided walking tours, local drink and dining specialties to try, things to do, and places to eat, drink, and shop by area.
   ? Area maps marked with sights and restaurants.
   ? Detailed city maps include street finder index for easy navigation.
   ? Insights into history and culture to help you understand the stories behind the sights.
   ? Suggested day-trips and itineraries to explore beyond the city.
   ? Hotel and restaurant listings highlight DK Choice special recommendations.
With hundreds of full-color photographs, hand-drawn illustrations, and custom maps that illuminate every page, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Rome truly shows you what others only tell you.Recommended: For a pocket guidebook to Rome, check out DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Rome, which is packed with dozens of top 10 lists, ensuring you make the most of your time and experience the best of everything.Series Overview: For more than two decades, DK Eyewitness Travel Guides have helped travelers experience the world through the history, art, architecture, and culture of their destinations. Expert travel writers and researchers provide independent editorial advice, recommendations, and reviews. With guidebooks to hundreds of places around the globe available in print and digital formats, DK Eyewitness Travel Guides show travelers how they can discover more.DK Eyewitness Travel Guides: the most maps, photographs, and illustrations of any guide.
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Kids' Travel Guide - Rome: The fun way to discover Rome - especially for kids (Kids' Travel Guide series)

Kids' Travel Guide - Rome: The fun way to discover Rome - especially for kids (Kids' Travel Guide series)

Author: Shiela H. Leon, Elisa Davoglio, FlyingKids
Price: $10.90
Binding: Perfect Paperback
Description: Rome travel guide and activity book in one! Enjoy a new family adventure in Rome! With ?Kids? Travel Guide ? Rome? Your kids will become the family tour guide! They enjoy fun facts, challenging tasks, useful tips, coloring pages and exciting quizzes. There will be no boring moments in your vacation in Rome? Watch as your kids become little experts about Rome: the relevant history, what the city looks like, the transportation system, and many fun and fascinating facts about the city. Your little tour guide will take you through Rome attractions ? Be sure to visit the best sites for kids: The greatest Colosseum, the famous Roman Forum, the amazing St. Peter?s Basilica, and many magnificent piazzas and fountains ?plus all the fun things to do in Rome! From planning and packing to returning home. The Rome guide and diary will become a souvenir of your travel that the whole family can treasure for a lifetime.  You, the parents? All you need to do is to find an available bench and relax. And, of course, enjoy your Rome vacation while you enjoy your active children. For more travel guides and lots of fun and enrichment: ?Kids' Travel Guide ? Italy??all about Italy, no matter which area or city you visit. ?Kids' Travel Guide ? Italy & Rome??everything about Italy and things to do in Rome combined in one book.  Even more adventures with Kids? Travel Guides to Spain, Germany, Australia, Thailand, France, Paris, USA, New York City, San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Washington, DC, United Kingdom, London, and many more destinations? Go to theFlyingKids website and get more free activities, gifts and special offers. Grab a copy of the most fun, educational, and interesting travel guide for kids and enjoy a new family adventure! FlyingKids makes your family travel more fun, enriching, and unforgettable.[more]
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Fodor's Italy 2016 (Full-color Travel Guide)

Fodor's Italy 2016 (Full-color Travel Guide)

Author: Fodor's Travel Guides
Price: $25.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for 80 years.

Fodor's Italy is the essential take-along companion to one of Europe's most enduringly popular destinations. With inviting full-color photos, this updated edition highlights everything that visitors adore--from Italy's great food and wine to art and architecture, as well as glorious Tuscan hill towns, shopping, and much, much more.

This travel guide includes:
· Dozens of full-color maps plus a handy pullout map with essential information 
· Hundreds of hotel and restaurant recommendations, with Fodor's Choice designating our top picks
· Multiple itineraries to explore the top attractions and what's off the beaten path
· In-depth breakout features on the Sistine Chapel Ceiling, Naples-style Pizza, Tuscan Wine, and the Cinque Terre
· Major sights such as The Vatican, Venice's Grand Canal, Palladio's Villas and Palazzi, Ravenna's Mosaics, Galleria degli Uffizi, Duomo, The Ruins of Pompeii, Piazza del Campo, Ravello, Basilica di San Francesco, Lecce, Palazzo Ducale and Valle dei Templi
· Coverage of: Rome and Environs; Venice; The Veneto and Friuli-Venezia Giulia; The Dolomites; Milan, Lombardy, and the Lakes; Piedmont and Valle d'Aosta; The Italian Riviera; Emilia-Romagna; Florence; Tuscany; Umbria and the Marches; Naples and Campania; Puglia, Basilicata, and Calabria; Sicily; Sardinia

Planning to focus on just some Italy destinations? Check out Fodor's travel guides to Rome; Vanice; Florence & Tuscany; and The Amalfi Coast, Capri & Naples.
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Rick Steves Rome 2017

Rick Steves Rome 2017

Author: Rick Steves, Gene Openshaw
Price: $21.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in the Eternal City of Rome.

With the self-guided tours in this book, you'll walk the same streets as the Caesars and discover the secrets of the Colosseum and the Roman Forum. Learn how to avoid the lines at the Vatican Museum and St. Peter's Basilica. Take a night walk across the city and enjoy floodlit fountains and piazzas. Then grab a sidewalk table at the locals' favorite trattoria and watch the world go by.

Rick's candid, humorous advice will guide you to good-value hotels and restaurants. You'll learn how to navigate the Rome Metro and which sights are worth your time and money. More than just reviews and directions, a Rick Steves guidebook is a tour guide in your pocket.
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