This title immerses itself in the rich treasures of Rome; takes in the regions of Lazio, Abruzzo and Molise, exploring a chain of beautiful volcanic lakes, beaches, islands and refined hill towns; discovers ancient gardens and scales the high peaks of the Apennines; uncovers some spectacular artistic surprises, from a medieval encyclopaedia in gold mosaic to stone Renaissance monsters; and samples pasta with boar sauce and sups on local wine.It offers a dynamic new two-colour layout for easy navigation. It features a new magazine style, combining stunning photography, tailored itineraries and a personal take on the country. It offers clear, newly designed two-colour maps throughout for increased ease of use. The title offers the only guides with full-colour touring maps of the whole region. It offers extensive listings of hotels and restaurants - all personally recommended for a really local flavour, Top Don't Miss sights for each regional chapter, plus Author Choices of personal favourite places to stay and eat.