To feel the real pulse of Rome, spread your wings and explore surrounding areas like Tiber Island, Rome, and Monteverde Nuovo.
To gain a deeper understanding of Rome, take a trip to one of its museums and theaters. Spend a quiet afternoon discovering the exhibits at Capitoline Museum, the Galleria Doria Pamphilj and the Palazzo Massimo alle Terme. To catch home-grown and touring acts, reserve seats at Valley Theater, Teatro Argentina and Auditorium Conciliazione, one of the region’s most popular concert venues. The area is a treasure trove for those who love art. Make sure you see the National Museum of Oriental Art and the National Gallery of Ancient Art.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of Rome, plan a trip to one of the many nearby outdoor areas. To spend some time in a little tranquility be sure to check out the Botanical Gardens, Savello Park and the Colle Oppio Park.
Spots such as Pantheon, Synagogue and Spanish Steps are well worth visiting during your time in Ripa. If you’re a history buff, Rome’s past comes vividly back to life at the Santa Maria del Popolo, the Santa Maria della Vittoria and Porta Portese. The Temple of Concord, Chiesa Valdese and the Trinita dei Monti Church offer those visiting the opportunity to better understand the part religion has played in the area.
If you love to shop, head to the various stores that are part of the Campo de' Fiori Market and the Galleria Alberto Sordi.
To really get to know Ripa, think about staying at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the Hotel Delle Nazioni, the Starhotels Michelangelo, and the Fortyseven Preferred Boutique Hotel.