For several centuries, called the eternal city of Rome, the title earned as one of the most important and greatest cities in Western civilization, the empire was the capital of Romania, and is now the spiritual heart of the Catholic Church of Romania. Since 1871 and is the capital of united Italy
Lies the Vatican State, the smallest country in the world, within the city limits of Rome. UNESCO added the old city center of Rome and the Church of St. Peter and Vatican City for the World Heritage List. Take all of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development and the World Food Programme of the city-based
Rome is divided into 19 municipalities and 155 area. Municipalities make up the outskirts of the city. Has been introduced dividing the 19 municipalities only since the nineties of the previous century. They were in the past 20 municipalities, but were separated from the city municipality of Fiumicino to become an independent city administratively. The outskirts of Rome ROMANIAN numbered figures to denote the history of ancient Rome
After World War II, Rome has developed a broad base of industries, traditional products such as textiles, tourism souvenir equipped with printed materials, a sophisticated fashion industry, food industry and the pharmaceutical industry, paper industry and metal products. Addition to the movie industry is very important.
Legend has it that Rome was founded by Romulus, with the help of his brother Ramos, who was their mother is Rhea Silvia a priestess in the temple of God Vista goddess of hearth and in the days when you were going to the garden god in March appeared to her in human form and raped her and was one of the hypotheses that the priestesses of the temple virgins jailing and the two were in a box and threw in the river until he settled on the beach Fund Frathma lupus had been placed Varedathma. Killed his brother and became the first king of the city. ROMANIAN ancient peoples were formed in the eighth or ninth century BC, when northern tribes came to the depth of the Italian peninsula to settle at the River Tiber.
Most large construction in the city that were built in outer suburbs such as the the EUR Blazo del Lavoro (Palace of the work). Allows a narrow construction within the center of Rome, for fear of exposure to the effects of the old city. Excavations are now huge in the old field (where the runway Colosseum). In general, the impact history of the city to build and clear. Any project for the development or expansion of an important building in the city is facing opposition, for example, faced the project of building garage parking under St. Peter's Square in 2000 vigorously opposed
The presence of a large number of churches in the city center and the high expenses of maintaining them make the building and care of other new churches in the suburbs difficult to achieve. The "public toilets for all the" old neglected which is not in the reality of today. Improve the status of Rome just after the election of political Rutelli of the Green Party in the nineties of the previous century. Under the jurisdiction of the Pope John Paul II lived the city Bharin the two largest in its history. I was in the liturgy, which was held during the World Youth Day events, where attended by about two million people. He also participated three to four million people at his funeral on April 8 / April 2005