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Rome is a city and special comune ("Roma Capitale") in Italy. Rome is the capital of Italy, the capital of Lazio and the principal town of the Province of Rome. With over 2.7 million residents in 1,285.3 km2 (496.3 sq mi), it is also the country's largest and most populated city and comune. The city is located in the central-western portion of the Italian Peninsula, on the Tiber River within the Lazio region of Italy. Rome's history spans two and a half thousand years. It was the capital city of the Roman Kingdom, the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire, which was the dominant power in Western Europe and the lands bordering the Mediterranean for over seven hundred years from the 1st century BC until the 7th century AD and the city is regarded as one of the birthplaces of western civilization.

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Public parks and nature reserves cover a large area in Rome, and the city has one of the largest areas of green space amongst European capitals.
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    "The Janiculum is one of the best locations in Rome for a breathtaking view of the innumerable domes and bell towers that pierce the skyline of the multi-hued architectural museum."
    RomaRoma · March 24, 2012
    Scenic Lookout
    · Rome, Italy
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    "Unlikely ex-garage surroundings - the name means 'brakes and clutches' - for Rome's hippest early evening spot, frequented by arty types and a creative, studenty crowd."
    RomaRoma · March 24, 2012
    Cocktail
    · Rome, Italy
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    "Rome's first ever wine bar, the Cul de Sac was founded in 1968. Looking very traditional nowadays, it's cramped inside and out, with long pine benches and tables, and decidedly no-frills."
    RomaRoma · March 24, 2012
    Italian
    · Rome, Italy
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    "This open-air café near the top of the Spanish Steps is an oasis surrounded by creeper-curtained trellises, with a pond in the centre. The view is stunning, especially at sunset."
    RomaRoma · March 24, 2012
    Café
    · Rome, Italy
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    "he monumental stairway of 138 steps was built with French diplomat Étienne Gueffier’s bequeathed funds of 20000 scudi in 1723–1725, linking the Bourbon Spanish Embassy and the Trinità dei Monti church"
    RomaRoma · March 24, 2012
    Historic and Protected Site
    · Rome, Italy
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    "This new film space in a restored pavilion in the Villa Borghese park is used for cinema-related presentations, but also has its own screening schedule, organised around themed days of the week."
    RomaRoma · March 24, 2012
    Movie Theater
    · Rome, Italy
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