Where to Shop, Eat and What to Do in Rome

Where to Shop, Eat and What to Do in Rome
Rome, the Eternal City, a place full of history, art, food, and culture is one of the most visited cities in the world. Chances are either you have been to Rome before or you have it on your bucket list of places to go due to it’s iconic history and well-known, must-see monuments: Coliseum, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps, and Pantheon to name a few. Besides the obvious landmarks and touristy spots, since living here for the past 6 months, I have put together a list of shops, restaurants. bars, cultural must-see’s and tips and tricks for your next stay in la citta eterna. Think of this guide as your own personal tour guide of where to shop, where to eat, and where to go during your stay. 

Shops:

La Bottega del Marmoraro– I originally discovered this cute, mom-and-pop shop while out and about with a visitor in town and have since stepped foot in there multiple times. This tiny shops sells marble plaques that are engraved with English or Italian sayings hand made by a friendly, older gentlemen. Perfect for a gift or just to hang in your home!
Flying Tiger– I love this store, which is originally from Copenhagen. It reminds me of a mix of American Department stores Marshalls and Office Depot, with a bunch of other random finds that are priced well. You can find items for your home, for kids, beauty, etc.
Mercatino Compra– Perfect for thrifting clothes, items for your home, and anything else you can think of! You can easily find some great brands for a ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Where to Shop, Eat and What to Do in Rome
Guide Location: Italy » Rome
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Spanish Steps   Pantheon shp   La Bottega del Marmoraro   Flying Tiger   Subdued   Dolce Maniera   Eataly   Castroni   Accessorize   Ginger   Café Trombetta   Beehive   Neve di Latte   Pastificio   Trapizzino   La Prosciutteria   Bonci Pizzeria   Impiccetta   Tommi’s Burger Joint   Emma   Ai Marmai   Etabli   Il Goccetto   8 millimetri   St. Peters Basilica   Coliseum   Trevi Fountain   Ostia Antica  
Author: Estrella Gomez
Read it on author's website: https://lacasabloga.com/2017/01/07/rome-city-guide/

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