Local expert guides to Rome

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Local expert guides to Rome

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Carlo De Gori

Photographer & Designer

Ciao! I’m a photographer and designer who works out of Rome. My studio being in the historic center, near the Trevi Fountain, I deal a lot with businesses in the area. So I trust I’ll be able to give you some valuable advice on cool places where to eat, shop and visit. I wouldn’t send you where I wouldn’t go myself! I want visitors to find Rome as magical as I do. And I normally succeed. Wishing you a fun trip!

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Andrea Frisina

DJ/Producer

Andrea Frisina has a degree in audio engineering, MIDI programming and sound design. He has worked as a DJ and producer for many important underground labels, and is now the owner of Gate Null Recordings and Gate Eins Recordings. His tracks are ranked on the charts of the most important music portals. He was a finalist at the 2012 “Beatport Music Awards” as author of the “Best Track Of The Year”. Now, thanks to his discography, he plays in the best clubs, events and festivals around the world.

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Latte Fashion Delicious

Style Blogger, Visual storyteller

Born in Romania, citizen of the world, I found my home in Rome. I work as an Informal Tour Guide/Personal shopper for tourists- while managing a personal style blog (Latte)- where I also showcase my portfolio as a photographer. Addicted to beauty, I’m happy to be able to share with others the treasures that this city holds.

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Giuseppe Bassanelli

Ice Cream Chef

My name is Giuseppe and I’m the owner of this ice cream shop, opened in 2001. I have been an ice cream chef for 25 years. How I chose my profession is a classic example of “oddness of life”, but the result was a job that I truly love.

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Gianluca Mete

Archaeologist and bon vivant

I turned my passion and dream into my permanent occupation: I’m an archaeologist, specialized in the Roman Empire and Middle Age. I work all over Italy and in my spare time I travel, enjoy good food, beautiful Italian wine, art and, of course, archaeology.

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Gabriele Valdes

Pizza Professional

Pizza is my biggest passion. It’s been seven years since I started preparing pizza myself. I’ve been studying different types of dough, and I’m cooperating with Profumi dal Forno - the website where pizza lovers meet an exchange knowledge about pizza.

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Ronit from City Toilet

Not just public restrooms

Ronit is one of the founders of City Toilet, located close to St. Peters. City Toilet is not just a public restrooms building though. Here, you’ll find a great shop, too, offering all sorts of useful travel necessities, such as toothbrushes, earplugs and small snacks, and they rent out strollers for the little ones.

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Moll Flanders

Fashion Store

Moll Flanders is a fashion store in the heart of Monti, Rome. It’s a place for men’s clothing, shoes, watches, sunglasses, and belts, as well as women’s accessories, handbags and jewelry. Only real stuff, no fake brands.

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Christiano and Patrizio

Fashion Experts

SBU, or Strategic Business Unit, is a fashion label founded in 1993 by brothers Cristiano and Patrizio Perfetti.

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Tram Tracks

Music Experts

TramTracks is an evening extravaganza that takes you back in time 40 years and combines food, wine and a live rock concert with a journey on one of Rome’s few remaining historic street trams. You are guaranteed to have a fun and entertaining evening in Roma, the most beautiful city of the world.

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Lorenza Mussini

Traveler and Foodie

I’m Lorenza, I’m Italian and I love traveling and eating, but also cooking and trying new recipes. When I travel I like to discover the people and the local culture through food, by talking to people while enjoying a glass of wine or a spicy soup. I love to share the things I see, I taste and I experience – this is why I decided to contribute to this exciting guide!

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Wheely

Bike Rental and Tours

Offering quality bikes and amazing tour guides, Wheely is a great choice if you are ready to explore Rome on a bicycle.

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Andrea di Lorenzo

Photographer

Hi! I am a photographer based in Rome, Italy. I specialize in food photography, still photography and corporate imaging.

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Fabrizio Cioffi

Food Writer

Fabrizio is a freelance food and travel writer.

He is one of the founders of the popular Italian food website Gastronomia Mediterranea.

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Lisa and Massi

Food Hosts

We are a young, international couple, living in Rome. We host private dinners at home and love exploring Rome’s vibrant food scene.

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Free Wi-Fi Guides

Helping you get connected!

Check your email, upload those photos, get your Facebook fix, and – of course – sync your guides!

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Stay Editors

Film, Music, & Book Spots

And… action!

Your Stay.com editors take you to the best spots from the movies and books. Get the guide and visit the best film and literature locations, all over the world.

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Travels Of Adam

World Traveler

In 2010 I quit my job as a graphic designer in Boston and went on a 15+ month trip around the world. The journey took me to places like North Africa, the Middle East, India and Southeast Asia. Since 2011 I’ve been living in Berlin—Europe’s most hipster city. Travels of Adam wants to explore the world from the quirky to the amazing. It’s all about my personal experiences and alternative & indie travel tips from around the world.

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Clelia Arduini

Writer

I’m a freelance writer from Rome, involved in cultural and environmental issues. In the past, I worked as a journalist for daily newspapers and magazines. I love to promote the Italian beauty, historical and cultural heritage with my articles and reports.

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Walks of Italy

Award-winning Tour Guide

I’m a tour guide and art historian with a Master’s degree from Yale in Historical Theology. I’m in love with ancient history, art history, theology, philosophy and love the cultural travel experiences all around the world!

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Ilaria Guidantoni

Journalist

I’m a journalist, blogger and writer, and an art, cinema, books and theatre expert. I’m a passionate and qualified sommelier too, and in my books and articles I combine Mediterranean food with culture and art. I live in Rome, Milan and Tunis.

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Luciana Squadrilli

Food Writer & Journalist

I was born in Naples and have been living in Rome since 2000. After working for Gambero Rosso - one of the leading Italian Food & Wine magazines - I started my freelance career and I now write for many Italian and foreign websites about food, olive oil and travel. I worked as a PR and Communication consultant for Birra del Borgo, one of the best craft breweries, and I’m currently working as a Communication and Social Media consultant for restaurants and food companies.

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Luca Lo Pinto

Curator

Luca Lo Pinto (1981) is a curator based in Rome. He is founder and editor in chief of the magazine NERO. He is a regular contributor to the online cultural magazine Doppiozero and he has written for several catalogues and international magazines. He has curated a number of exhibitions in Italy and the United States.

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My Guide to Rome

The Best Pizza in Rome

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Gabriele Valdes

Pizza Professional

Only the real pizza experiences. Welcome to Rome! Besides the important sights, having amazing pizzas is probably high on your list. I've been studying the art of pizza for a long time and I've selected only the best restaurants and cafes where they serve up real Italian pizzas. Forget the tourist traps and join me on this great foodie trip.

  1. Pizza #3 Harlem Shake - Miss Libertine +Add

    Pizzeria La Fucina

    Pizzeria de gustazione (tasting pizzeria)
  2. margherita +Add

    Li Rioni

    A great pizzeria near the Colosseo
  3. Antipasto +Add

    Salumeria Roscioli

    An interesting concept, local favorite for its pizzas
    Locals' Pick
  4. Pizza +Add

    La Gatta Mangiona

    A great pizzeria
    Locals' Pick
  5. Award Winning Pizza +Add

    Tatà

    Ristorante pizzeria
  6. pizza +Add

    Pizzeria Lazzaroni

    One of the top 10 pizzerias in Rome
  7. Pizza +Add

    Pizzeria Fiaschetteria Al grottino

    Recommended by locals
  8. Wine +Add

    Sforno

    Wine and pizza
  9. pizzarium is glamorous +Add

    Pizzarium

    Pizza paradise, what else?
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Gabriele Valdes

Pizza Professional. Pizza is my biggest passion. It's been seven years since I started preparing pizza myself. I've been studying different types of dough, and I'm cooperating with Profumi dal Forno - the website where pizza lovers meet an exchange knowledge about pizza.