Short Information About Rome

The "Eternal city" or "Caput Mundi” as sometimes is called Rome, is the capital of Italy and also the capital of the Lazio region. It is located 4,336 m above sea level and in the central part of the Italian peninsula, on the Tiber River approximately 15 miles (24 km) inland from the Tyrrhenian Sea. In 1870, Rome became the capital city after the unification of Italy, but it led the protests from Florence, which was the capital city since 1856. It has a global city status and is still considered the most popular tourist destination. It ranked as the 14th most visited city in the world in 2016, and in the European Union – the 3rd most visited. In Rome, there are more than 900 churches and 280 fountains. And every year, almost 700,000 euros worth of coins are tossed into Trevi Fountain. Rome considered being one of the most popular cities and that’s due to its history, architecture, art, and of course its cuisine.

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About Duty Free

At the Rome Fiumicino Airport, there is Lagardère Travel Retail. It operates over 630 Duty Free & Fashion boutiques in 22 countries. There is a wide range of products for passengers, such as alcohol, perfumes, cosmetics, tobacco, fashion, accessories, electronics, confectionery and exquisite dishes. In Rome Airport it is called Aelia Duty Free and it is located in the Terminal 3. In addition, you get a 10% discount on your favorite products by using Online booking service for Aelia Duty Free products if you are departing for an extra-Schengen destination.

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Location of The Airport

The official address is Via dell’Aeroporto di Fiumicino 320 – 00054 Fiumicino (RM), Italy, and is located in town Fiumicino, 35 km southwest from Rome city center.