Lazio is a central region of Italy. Rome is more or less in the middle of the region but Lazio has numerous other attractions and would well repay a visit even if Rome did not exist.
Popular in Lazio
Rome, the 'Eternal City', is the capital and largest city of Italy and of the Lazio region.
Civita Castellana is a city in the north of Lazio in Italy. Civita Castellana was settled during the Iron Age by the Falisci, who called it Falerii.
Latera is a small town in Italy, in the province of Viterbo, Lazio. With an elevation of 508 m, and an area of 22.66 km2, Latera had a population of 994 inhabitants in 2004.
Rome is a province of Lazio Region of Italy.
Viterbo is a province of Lazio Region of Italy.
Ostia is in Lazio, Italy, close to Rome's major airport of Fiumicino. Not far from the center of Rome, Ostia is a residential area, the capital's beach, and a well-known "Tourist Port" with moorings for boats from 8 to 60 metres in length.
Castelli Romani is an area of small towns southeast of Rome in Italy. The area of the Castelli is volcanic.
Civita di Bagnoregio is a small Italian hill town in the province of Viterbo, region of Lazio, in central Italy.
Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport is in the Lazio of Italy. It is the main airport of Rome.
Lake Bracciano is a volcanic lake in the Italian region of Lazio, 32 km northwest of Rome.
Fiumicino is a city in Lazio. This city is on the coast near to Rome, and close to the airport that bears its name.
The Sabine Hills is an area just north of Rome in Lazio in Italy. Perhaps most famous because its population fell victim to the “Rape of the Sabine women” by Rome, the hills have some interesting small towns.
Monte Cassino is a monastery in Lazio, Italy, 130 km southeast of Rome. It is a rocky hill overlooking the town of Cassino.
Anzio is a city in Lazio, Italy, about 57 km south of Rome. It is a fishing port, a popular place for the people of Rome to have a fish lunch, and a harbour for ferries and hydroplanes to the islands of Ponza, Palmarola and Ventotene.
Rieti is a town in the region of Lazio in central Italy. It has a population of close to 50,000 and is the capital of province of Rieti.
Montefiascone is a town in the province of Viterbo, Italy, located on a hill on the southeast side of Lake Bolsena.
Anagni is a city in the south of Lazio in Italy. Close to the Autostrada del Sole between Rome and Naples, it is normally ignored by people hurrying along the highway.
Fiuggi is a city in the south of Lazio in Italy. Fiuggi is effectively two cities.
Tuscania is a city in northern Lazio in Italy. Not to be confused with Tuscany, which in Italian is Toscana.
Vulci is a former Etruscan city in northern Lazio in Italy. It is now deserted but many of the Etruscan ruins found in excavations from 1828 onwards of an extensive Necropolis are housed in a former castle.