Cimitero Acattolico per gli Stranieri
Despite the roads that surround it, Rome’s 'non-catholic' Cemetery is a surprisingly tranquil place. Percy Bysshe Shelley wrote: ‘It...
Piramide di Caio Cestio
Sticking out like, well, an Egyptian pyramid, this distinctive landmark stands in the Aurelian Wall at the side of a massive traffic...
For those who like their electro, techno, funky groove and an underground vibe, this industrial-styled, arty cultural association will...
A hip new restaurant in the industrial-chic vein, Porto Fluviale is a great space and a good place to go with families: it's lively,...
Via Ostiense 54 · interesting places nearby
Film director and Ostiense local Ferzan Ozpetek is such a fan of the pastries here he's known to cast them in his films. They're all stars, from the fragrant almond biscotti and buttery crostate (tarts) to the piles of golden sfogliatelle romane (ricotta-filled pastries). There's even a supporting cast of savoury gems such as frittini (fried canapés) and cute-as-a-button bruschettine (mini bruschetta).