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Roma Termini Railway Station, Lazio, Italy

Roma Termini (Stazione di Roma Termini) is the main railway station of Rome. The station has regular train services to all major Italian cities as well as daily international services to Paris, Munich, Geneva, Basel, and Vienna.

 

With twenty-nine platforms and over 150 million passengers each year, Roma Termini is one of the largest railway stations in Europe. Termini is also the main hub for public transport inside Rome. Both current Rome Metro lines (A and B) intersect at Termini metro station, and a major bus station is located at Piazza dei Cinquecento, the square in front of the station. Source: en.wikipedia.org

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Rome (Roma) is a city and special comune (named "Roma Capitale") in Italy. Rome is the capital of Italy and also of the homonymous province and of the region of Lazio. With 2.7 million residents in 1,285.3 km2 (496.3 sq mi), it is also the country's largest and most populated comune and fourth-most populous city in the European Union by population within city limits.

 

The urban area of Rome extends beyond the administrative city limits with a population of around 3.8 million. Between 3.2 and 4.2 million people live in Rome metropolitan area. The city is located in the central-western portion of the Italian Peninsula, on the Tiber within Lazio (Latium). Rome is the only city in the world to contain in its interior a whole state; the enclave of Vatican City. Its historic centre is listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. Monuments and museums such as the Vatican Museums and the Colosseum are among the world's most visited tourist destinations with both locations receiving millions of tourists a year. Source: en.wikipedia.org

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Taken on April 11, 2013