October 2015

A Weekend In Rome

(Clockwise from Right: Fiumicino Suitcase in Grey/Black (amandakendell.com), Polaroid camera (polaroid.com), By Terry Mascara (net-a-porter.com), Keihl's BB Cream (kiehls.it), Equipment Linen Shirt (equipmentfr.com/shop/shirts), Folegandros Clutch in Black/Black (amandakendell.com), Borsalino hat (borsalino.com/en/borsalino-world)

Eat:

For Dinner:

Taverna Trilussa—award-winning ravioli. Via del Politeama, 23-25
Settimio—family-style dining: Low key and home-made. Via del Pellegrino, 117
Trattoria Monti—northern-Italian cuisine, incredibly fresh produce. Via di S. Vito, 13/A
Tavernelle—casual dining, typical Roman cuisine, incredibly friendly. Via Panisperna, 48
L'Arcangelo—the best Amatricana in Rome, lovely ambience. Via Giuseppe Gioacchino Belli, 59

On the Go:

Gelato al Teatro—flavours like 'white peach & lavender' and 'sage & raspberry'. Via dei Coronari, 65/66
Forno—the best cut-off pizza in Rome. Vicolo del Gallo, 14

Drink:

For Formal Aperitivo: 

Hotel de Russie—beautiful courtyard and ambience. Via del Babuino, 9
Residenza Ripetta—hidden gem in the center of Rome. Via di Ripetta, 231

For a Casual Aperitivo:

Ai Tre Scalini —a true local hangout. Via Panisperna, 251
Enoteca Ferrara—has an impressive Italian wine selection, bio Prosecco is a must! Piazza Trilussa, 41

For After Dinner:

Cohouse—great winter spot in Pigneto. Via Casilina Vecchia, 96
Club Derrieresuper trendy, calling to reserve a table is recommended. Vicolo delle Coppelle, 59
Jerry Thomas Speakeasy1920's salon vibe, calling to reserve a table is recommended. Vicolo Cellini, 30
Terrazza San Pancrazio—for summer only: amazing rooftop, amazing music.

Stay:

Dom—super-chic boutique hotel. Via Giulia, 131

See:

Villa Pamphilji—a great place for morning jog or picnic
The Keyhole—an incredible, unique site of Rome
Gianicolo—great site at dawn or dusk

Shop:

Gente—all the classic brands with a great selection. Via del Babuino, 185
Vertigo Vintage Boutique—designer and unique vintage. Via del Gesù, 71
Bagheera—fresh brand mix. Piazza Euclide, 30

Castroni—international & boutique Italian food. Via Cola di Rienzo, 196/19 or ia Nazionale, 72


Fitness:

Zem Yoga—great vinyasa flow, taught in English. Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, 184, 1st Floor