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Rome— 2 nights
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.Kids will enjoy Colosseum and Trevi Fountain. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Pantheon, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Clement Basilica, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, and make a trip to Spanish Steps.
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If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport and Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.
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