Useful links for getting the best out of Rome
Rome Airport Information: www.adr.it - Flight information in English and more.
Rome Public Transport Authority: www.atac.roma.it - Get your first experience of Roman efficiency.
Recommended Car Hire Company: www.hertz.com - Always go with a recognised international firm.
Open Top Bus Tours of Rome: www.trambusopen.com - get on and off all day with one ticket.
British Airways: www.ba.com - The best in the business, operating several times daily from all over the UK.
Borghese Gallery: www.galleriaborghese.it - One of Rome's lesser known gems, in a beautiful park.
Museums in Rome: www.museiincomuneroma.it - The official city council site for Roman museums.
Football: www.footballinrome.co.uk - Pick up a Serie A match at the national stadium while you're in town.
Wikipedia - History of Rome: www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Rome - Read up before you come!
Hotels in Florence
Hotel Londra Palace Florence – Large 4 star hotel located next to Santa Maria Novella Railway Station.
Hotel Raffaello – 4 star hotel in Florence only 10 minutes from the city centre with a top quality restaurant.
Hotel Roma Florence – 4 star hotel on the famous square of Santa Maria Novella directly opposite the Grand Hotel Minerva.
Hotel Fenice Palace – Exclusive 4 Star accommodation by the Duomo di Firenze in a former stately palace.
Hotel Tornabuoni Beacci Florence – The Hotel Tornabuoni Beacci continues a long standing tradition of welcoming itinerant travelers from far and wide.
Hotel Pierre Florence – Our luxury 4 star is run following a distinctive and well established system which allows us to enjoy a very healthy reputation in both Rome and Florence
Hotels In Venice
Domus Cavanis Venice Hotel – Allegato con il 3 stelle Hotel Belle Arti, il nostro hotel economici a Venezia offre una opzione senza fronzoli sistemazione nella stessa posizione fantastica.
Hotel Helvetia – Located on the island of Lido this 3 star charming Hotel offers guests a respite from the hoards of tourists on the main island of Venice.
Hotel al Codega – Great new 4 Star located between Ponte Rialto and St Mark's. Modern convenience masked behind classical Venetian design.
Hotel Montecarlo – Modern and attractive 3 Star just 50m from St Mark's and occupying an 17th century building.
Hotel Antica Casa Carretoni – Attention to detail and a personal touch await guests at this exclusive, 16 roomed 3 Star hotel in the prestigious zone of Cannaregio.
Hotel Pesaro Palace Venice – The floating city's first genuine boutique hotel and newest addition to the luxury accommodation family on the northern curve of the Grand Canal.
Hotels In Milan
business hotel in Milan – Hotel Michelangelo Milan
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Other useful info:
Medicine: There is a 24 hour pharmacy right in front of Termini Station. For more urgent medical assistance try the Fatebenefratelli Hospital on the Tiber Island or the San Giovanni Hospital near the cathedral of the same name.
Crime: Avoid being the victim of crime as best you can, because there's little can be done after the event.