Rome is the capital of Italy. Rome also serves as the capital city of the Lazio region. Rome is located in the central-western part of the Italian Peninsula, within Lazio (Latium), along the shores of the Tiber. It is the third-most populous city in the European Union, after London and Paris, and receives an average of 7-10 million tourists a year, which sometimes increase on holy years. It is the centre of the Metropolitan City of Rome, which has a population of 4.5 million residents. The Vatican City is an independent country inside the city boundaries of Rome. Rome has the status of a global city. In 2016, Rome ranked as the 14th-most-visited city in the world and 3rd most visited in the European Union, and the most popular tourist attraction in Italy. The Vatican Museums and Colosseum are among the world's most popular tourist destinations with receiving millions of tourists a year, and the city hosted the Summer Olympics in 1960. Rome today is one of the most important tourist destinations of the world, due to the incalculable immensity of its archaeological and art treasures, as well as for its unique traditions, the beauty of its panoramic views and sceneries, and the majesty of its magnificent "villas". Among the most significant resources: Most popular museums like - Capitoline Museums, the Vatican Museums, Galleria, Borghese etc. Rome is the seat of several specialized agencies of the United Nations, namely the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the World Food Programme (WFP) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).
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