Rome – How to make the most of a short stay

My best advice for a visit to Rome is how to make the most of a short stay. More than any of the other cities I visited in Italy, the regional and foreign visitors to Rome appeared almost manic in their desire to see and do everything in the few days that they were there.

If there is one thing I can assure you of, it is that even with my Top Travel Tips, a 48 or even 72 hour stopover would not even scratch the surface of what the Eternal City has to offer.

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Italy was not on my bucket list

I haven’t watched it in many years, but my earliest childhood recollections of a place called Rome was from the 1960’s movie, Spartacus. However, growing up, Italy was not on my bucket list of places to see before I die.

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Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah

The Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah is a full service five star luxury family friendly hotel located in the Northern Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates.

My mother (may Allah have mercy on her soul and grant her the highest paradise) loved the Waldorf Astoria Ras al Khaimah, so I decided to spend a long weekend there with my loved ones when they came on their first visit since her passing.

So why do we gush about the Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah?

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