Where to Stay And What To Eat in Rome

Italy Travel Notes presents Art Sarkissoff

It is heartening to note that Rome is home to several classes of hotels that suit every budget. It is up to you to choose the type or the class of hotel to stay during your getaway to Rome with your family. It is important to choose the right location of the hotel too since they are available right at the center of the city or near wonderful landmarks of Rome. If you can choose a hotel near notable landmarks of the city then you can save a lot of money on traveling by the public transport system or any other vehicle for that matter.

DSC01569A R

As a matter of fact the area near the central railroad station is laden with many affordable hotels to stay. If you are averse to traffic in the busy central areas of Rome, then you can choose less-traffic areas of Rome such as Via Veneto, Piazza Barberini or Salaria. These are some of the places that are free from traffic. If you are a busy shopper then you have many other places in Rome to find inexpensive hotels or holiday apartments to stay. The area between Piazza di Spagna and Via del Corso are characterized by the presence of affordable hotels and holiday apartments to rent.

The area across the River Tiber in Rome boasts several affordable hotel rooms to rent. It is a beautiful place and is nearby some of the important landmarks of the city. Most holiday apartments are adorned with 2 to 3 bedrooms or even more depending upon the need of the traveler. They are all furnished and decked with comfortable and efficient kitchens. You would love to stay in them for the entire period of your traveling in Rome.

Food in Rome is as popular as the monuments of the city. Hence it is indeed important that as a traveler in Rome you pay attention to the places where to eat and the types of food available in the city. Many restaurants in Rome offer varieties of food to both the residents and the visitors alike. A restaurant is called as Ristoranti in the city. Native foods and international foods are served in these wonderful restaurants and high-class hotels in Rome.

Italian meal is very popular when it comes to the items served in it. The items served in an ideal Italian meal include pasta, followed by a meat or fish. Fresh fruit in the form of dessert is served next. This is usually accompanied by red wine. Visitors too who have a liking for the Roman food enjoy the delicious Italian meal served at affordable prices at popular hotels located both at the central part of the city and also at the areas near popular landmarks of Rome.

It is advisable to reserve your seats well in advance at popular restaurants in Rome due to the great demand for lunch among residents and visitors alike. It is interesting to note that people throng popular bars in the city where pastry called cornetto is served. Cappuccino is another popular food served in bars and people like to take it as a sort of appetizer along with sandwich before they begin the actual lunch. Standing up and eating your food can cost you less as some hotels can charge little bit of extra money for sitting down and taking your lunch!

More about Rome:
For your Italy travel to discover even more about what Rome has to offer and find out what your fellow travellers think of the city here: