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Rome is the most popular tourist attraction in Italy and serves as the 3rd most visited place in the European Union. The city is situated in the central-western portion of the Italian Peninsula, within Lazio (Latium), along the shores of the Tiber. It is the center of the Metropolitan City of Rome, which has 4.3 million residents. Famous artists, painters, sculptors and architects made Rome the centre of their activity, creating masterpieces throughout the city. Rome is a foremost archaeological hub, and hence it made Rome one of the world's main sites for archaeological research. Rome has been a major Christian pilgrimage site since the middle Ages. Some of the tourist attract places in Rome may include Colosseum, Pantheon, Vatican Museums , St. Peter's Basilica, Squares and Fountains, Villa Borghese, Castel St. Angelo, Baths of Caracalla, Campidoglio and many more. The Colosseum and the Vatican Museums are the most visited places in the world. The most notable of parks and gardens in Rome are Villa Borghese, Villa Ada, and Villa Doria Pamphili. Rome is a major world centre of the Renaissance which includes Piazza di Spagna, Piazza Navona, Piazza Venezia, Campo de' Fiori, Piazza della Minerva , Piazza della Rotonda and Piazza Farnese.