A guide for Rome of 200 CE, full of history and advice to keep out of trouble.
All roads lead to Rome. But choose carefully which road to take and when to take it
The guidebook is for budget travellers, you can’t paint Ancient Rome red on five denarii but you can have a comfortable and exciting vacation in the capitol of the Ancient Roman world.
There’s plenty of advice and indispensable tips on how to get around Rome. Learn the best way to get to the Games, to the thriftiest marketplaces, where to find the brothels and the temples.
Learn useful phrases such as
“Noli me necare, cape omnias pecunias meas”
(Don’t kill me, here’s all my money)
Apart from the usual what, when, where and, most importantly, how much, this handy guide describes the mores and manners of the natives, so that you don’t offend anyone. There are pointers on what to do and what to see and absolutely essential advice on what to stay away from.
Don’t set sail without it!