Piazza Santa Maria in Trastevere
Trastevere’s focal square is a prime people-watching spot. By day it’s full of mums with strollers, chatting locals and guidebook-toting...
Basilica di Santa Maria in Trastevere
Trastevere's glittering heart is the beautiful Piazza Santa Maria in Trastevere , which features what is said to be the oldest church...
Bar San Calisto
Those in the know head to the down-at-heel 'Sanca' for its basic, stuck-in-time atmosphere and cheap prices. It attracts everyone from...
The speciality of this glorious, stuck-in-time cake shop, opened in 1925 and not redecorated since, is the legendary torta sacher, the...
Piazza San Calisto 7a · interesting places nearby
An old-school Roman restaurant set in a 17th-century building, with seating out on the piazza, Paris (named for its founder, not the French capital) is the best place outside the Ghetto to sample Roman-Jewish cuisine, such as delicate fritto misto con baccalà (deep-fried vegetables with salt cod) and carciofi alla giudia . There's a sunshaded terrace.