Tourist horse and carriage
Airlines, large travel agencies and tour companies offer discount packages combining airfare and hotels. Many, however, stick to large international hotel chains, usually in uninteresting neighbourhoods. You can often do better at a small hotel in the centre.
Standard Guided Tours
Tours, booked by your travel agent, leave the driving, hotels, language barriers, and all decisions to the tour company, but they often take out much of the fun in the process. You see the company’s neatly packaged idea of Rome, not the Rome you can find travelling on your own. It’s also hard to ...