Abbazia di San Paolo Fuori le Mura is a bit of mouthful, so you can call it St Paul’s Outside the Walls. One of Rome’s big four basilicas, this grandiose building is a little out of the centre but worth the trip for its beautiful cloisters and tomb of St Paul. It’s also got a great cafe and gift shop.
Monte Testaccio is a bit of a mover and a shaker. It’s Rome’s new ‘hipster’ neighbourhood and the go-to place for late-night bars. Food wise, the vibe is rustic – think huge plates of pecoroni-topped spaghetti....
2.0 Km to Abbazia di San Paolo Fuori le Mura
On the Appian Way outside the city, the huge Catacomb of Callixtus is one of the official burial places for the early Catholic Popes. These days, no one is buried here but you’ll see fascinating wall art and...
2.6 Km to Abbazia di San Paolo Fuori le Mura
It’s so worth the climb up Aventine Hill. Not only do you get a superb view, there’s also a special lookout to see the dome of Saint Peter’s – you’ll find it through the keyhole in the gate of the Villa del...
2.7 Km to Abbazia di San Paolo Fuori le Mura