To get a real feel for the various sights, sounds and textures of Rome, step out and explore nearby areas such as Tiber Island, Rome, and Monteverde Nuovo.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a great vacation choice. Visit the museums and exhibit spaces Capitoline Museum, the Galleria Doria Pamphilj and the Palazzo Massimo alle Terme. To catch home-grown and touring acts, pick up some tickets to Valley Theater, Teatro Argentina and Sistina Theater, one of the area’s most popular performing arts venues. Acclaimed galleries, include the National Museum of Oriental Art and the National Gallery of Ancient Art.
To surround yourself with nature, visit the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to relax and unwind. Enjoy some of the tranquil parklands such as the Botanical Gardens, Savello Park and the Colle Oppio Park.
If you are spending a while in and around Celio, treat yourself with a visit to Pantheon, Synagogue and Spanish Steps. If you’re a history buff, Rome’s bygone days can still be experienced at the Santa Maria della Vittoria, Porta Portese and the Santa Maria Sopra Minerva. The Temple of Concord, the Trinita dei Monti Church and the Chiesa di San Gregorio Magno offers travellers to Rome the opportunity to better understand the part religion has played in the area.
If you are ready to indulge in some retail therapy, shop til you drop amid the boutiques, stores and stalls of the Campo de' Fiori Market and the Galleria Alberto Sordi.
When you’re ready to slow down after discovering the charming streets of Celio, check in to one of the area’s convenient bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The UNA Hotel Roma, the Fortyseven Preferred Boutique Hotel and the Hotel Morgana are among the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.