It is the city in the Lazio region of Italy and the capital of the country. It has city status as well as private commune status. It is located close to the Mediterranean and between the Tiber and Aniane rivers. The city also has the Vatican, where the Pope, the spiritual leader of the Catholics, lives. Roman ship harbors are one of the important structures in the city. The presence of the Vatican in Rome also causes Rome to be known as the capital of the two states. The city is the most populous in Italy. It is known as one of the capitals spread across Europe's largest surface with its 1,285 square kilometers of surface area. Namely, the size of the city is even larger than the sum of the other nine cities.
It obtains approximately 7% of Italy's total gross national product alone. The history of the city is very old. It has a history of about 2800 years. The city was built on seven hills. These hills are; Palatino, Aventino, Capitolinus, Quirinale, Viminale, Esquilino and Celio. There are very important historical buildings an
Roman Ship Ports
The port is named as Civitavecchia Port. It is also known as the Port of Rome. It is known as an important transfer center in Italy. It is a frequently used port for passengers and product transportation. It is a port with a very high trade volume and passenger potential. The port has connections with the ports in the many Mediterranean. It has a direct connection with the island of Sardinia, the main island of Italy. In this respect, it can be said that the port is in a very advanced structure. Cargo carrying volume is at high levels. It is located 50 miles or 80 kilometers north of Rome. Roman ship ports allow transportation from the city of Rome in about an hour by car. It is also possible to reach the port in 60 or 80 minutes using the train.d buildings in the city. With this feature, the city welcomes many tourists. The Roman Forum, Colosseum, Palatino Hill, Pantheon, Navona Square, Spanish Steps, Popolo Square, Aventine Hill, and Circus Maximus are important tourist attractions and places. The city has many sister cities. Paris, Montreal, New York, Tokyo, Tirana, Madrid, London, and Cairo are some of the sister cities. Since the face of the city is very wide, the city is spread over a wide area.