We’ve gone ahead and collected some handy-dandy Fun Facts about Rome. They come in handy when you want to impress someone with your knowledge about Rome. For instance, on the first dinner-date!
Ancient Rome will never stop fascinating the world. No wonder there are more than twenty movies set in ancient Rome. As an example, the list of films includes the Roman Kingdom, the Roman Republic, and the Roman Empire.
Rome is known for its strong cinematic tradition and is the largest film and television production facility in continental Europe. Furthermore, with Cinecittà Studios located in Rome, it is also the center of the Italian cinema.
The list of box office hits is extensive with titles such as When in Rome, Rome in Love (catch the movie on Youtube), Only You, Mission Impossible III, and From Russia with Love being only a few highlights.
Lastly, lovers of the Christmas season will enjoy the movie Christmas in Rome (catch the movie on Youtube).
In closing, we hope you’ve enjoyed the fun facts about Rome as much as we’ve enjoyed putting together the collection of facts.
We’d like to hear from you if you have some fun facts about Rome you think few people know about. Let’s add to the list!
You can not go wrong by booking your hotel in the center of this ancient city. Especially if you want to explore it on foot. The city is very focused on its city center.