24 Hours in Rome

Tony has just over 30 hours to explore the Eternal City. He sets off on a whirlwind tour, from the banks of the Tiber River to deep into the crooked ancient alleyways, sampling as much cuisine as he can along ...

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Freni e Frizioni in Trastevere

Tony stops at Freni e Frizioni for a few afternoon negronis (equal parts gin, Campari and sweet vermouth).

Via del Politeama, 4 00153 Rome, Italy

 
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Gelateria dei Gracchi

Tony calls this gelateria the "best of the best."

Via dei Gracchi, 272 00190 Rome, Italy

 
See & Do
Gianicolo in Trastevere

Tony takes in the view of Rome from this scenic vantage point, a great spot to watch the sun set over the city.

Via Nicola Fabrizi, 11 00153 Rome, Italy

 
Sleep
Hotel de Russie

A "swankadelic" hotel in the city’s historical center. Tony recommends the Hotel de Russie if you want to "blow it out and live large…and pay bigtime for the privilege."

Via del Babuino, 9, 00187 Rome, Italy

 
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I Porchettoni

Tony and Sara enjoy a mid-morning snack of porchetta and Peroni.

Via Del Pigneto, 68, Roma, Italy

 
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La Giorgione

Tony visits this street cart in search of late-night meat.

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Pascucci in Centro

"For the classic Roman frullati, their version of a fruit smoothie. The misto amalfi is the house specialty, and it's good."

Via di Torre Argentina, 20, Rome, Italy

 
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Pizzarium

Tony visits Chef Gabriele Bonci’s pizza shop and samples some of his insanely popular seasonal concoctions. The unassuming place is a contender for Rome's best pizza al taglio (by the slice). Eat standing up and wash it down with a chilled beer.

Via della Meloria, 43 00136 Rome, Italy

 

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