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Trastevere

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Address: 00153 Rome, Italy
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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This busy and lively neighborhood has the look and feel of a traditional...

This busy and lively neighborhood has the look and feel of a traditional small Italian town, with people shopping, chatting, drinking espresso and going about their daily business.

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A Little Gem

The character of the places changes from relaxed and peaceful in the afternoon suitable for a light lunch and exploring the town to a busy, vibrant and exciting place in the... read more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The character of the places changes from relaxed and peaceful in the afternoon suitable for a light lunch and exploring the town to a busy, vibrant and exciting place in the evening ideal for dinner or a drink. The places comes alive after dark but still has an atmosphere where it is confortable to be with children. Well worth a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our family wandered around here and it was amazing. Tons of outdoor cafes, shops, a market along the river. Walking along cobblestone streets in this charming, ancient area was a highlite. We went around 6:00pm and it was lovely. It is about a 20 min walk from Piazza Venezia, cross one of the bridges and you are there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very nice place to go and hang out, with freinds, nice terrace, good music, and terrific service, place to be in Rome.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went here to have some drinks and to see where all the young people of Rome go out to party. Apparently this was the place. But EVERYONE was out. We went there mid august, and all the streets were crowded. Once we moved further into the area, there were a lot more bars and the age of the people... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This area of Rome, just across the Tiber river on the West Bank, is full of excellent restaurants and bars. The social scene is going on every night. Even on a Monday night, the streets were full of couples, groups of friends, and families strolling and enjoying the food and drink opportunities. We went back a second night after having... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Saw Trastevere on a panoramic night tour. Wasnt very impressed. Much nicer near The Trevi Fountain. Probably in day light it might to show to offer more.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Trastevere is delightful. Restaurants, outdoor seating areas, rooftop gardens and hanging greenery amid so much history makes this area a pleasant place to spent the day. After two visits to Rome I have decided it Is my most favourite place to visit and stay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Easy access to centre of Rome, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps, Colosseum, the Vatican etc via Tram. Great restaurants and bars in the area, all within walking distance. Felt safe walking there even at night time. Gorgeous buildings and amazing architecture. Plenty cafes, bank machines, you can buy Tram tickets from the Tabacchi shops dotted all around. Walk down away from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

a wonderful fun piazza atmosphere with great restaurants, especially Grazia's and the Maitre D Angelo! Also the restaurant Tommarelo right across from it...they are owned by the same Italian family

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We came to Trestavere 2 nights running to take in the night time atmosphere and street entertainment, and to eat. Great atmosphere and a wide variety of food and price options. A walk along the riverbank is a must also....

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Trastevere
Trastevere ("beyond the Tiber") is like a faded postcard, a little worn around the edges but still charming. With its wide-open piazzas, meandering streets, weathered Renaissance buildings, and overgrown personality, it's become an irresistible mecca for visitors. Trastevere is an enclave of entertainment - a rotating set of street performers entertains almost every night, and unforgettable eateries and bars pepper its piazzas and side streets. For a trip to the past, visit the southern and western flanks of Trastevere for pockets of yesteryear, less traversed areas with a residual 1960s and 70s Roman vibe.
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