Travel Blogs from Rome
Today we spent the entire day at the Vatican Museums. What an amazing place. So much art, antiquities, and history. We took our time and soaked it all in. At the end of the day we were quite tired, but found a small restaurant near our hotel tucked away in a residential neighborhood. Good food and fun family atmosphere.
Tomorrow we plan to see the ancient ruins of Rome.
Today, we planned to see the ruins of ancient Rome and tour the catacombs. We ended up not having time to make it to the catacombs, but we did see the Colloseum, the Palantino, the Forum, The Pantheon, Navona Piazza, lovely quaint neighborhoods.
We slept in a little this morning, so we left our hotel about 9am. We had hoped to go into St …
... that it is really informative and easy to listen to. I wish I had discovered them sooner, and will definitely be using his guides again. That evening I met up with my new friends and had supper and beer on the roof terrace. Our group was constantly expanding during the course of the evening, and surprisingly, most of them were British! I have only met one or two other British people before getting to Rome. It seemed like we had ...
... tasty ristorante about a block from our apartment. Marco decided to adventure a little with his pizza habit and ordered pizza con funghi (mushrooms), Paolo ordered spaghetti alla carbonara, I got gnocchi con pesto e Olivia got the same, as well as a pizza margherita. We made our way back to Trastevere, where we stopped at a supermercato for some new wine to taste and some snacks for the night. Olivia bonded with a few Italian men about our ...
... piazza Navone, to the Pantheon and then to Campo di Fiori, where we decided to leave and then head towards Grottapinta where you get a bit of a creepy feeling. We find a trattoria on a side street. S Anna ristorante and have nice dinner, with some lovely refreshing rose, and a nice slice of delicious Nonna torte.Then back to their hotel and I leave them to go to my hotel and the taxi gets lost! 45 minutes later than it should be...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking