– Monuments (Piramide Cestia, Circo Massimo, San Paolo fuori le mura, protestant cemetery, Baths of Caracalla, Palatino, Aventino, Colosseum at only 2 km distance). – Historical districts (Testaccio, traditional and trendy and, a little further, Trastevere). – An outstanding wealth of museums, restaurants, pastry and ice cream shops, pizzerie, delicatessen. – The district is well known, especially among young people, for its theaters, shows, pubs, wine bars. – Whatever you can expect from a central district (supermarkets, grocery, pharmacies, police station, travel agencies, banks, post office…).
Only few steps to “Piramide” Metro station and from many bus (i.e. : bus 23 – Vatican and Tiber Island – bus 716 – Piazza Venezia/Capitol).
More, at Ostiense station you can take the cheap bus to go to Fiumicino airport or take high speed trains to go to Florence (1h45m), Bologna (2h20m), Milan (3h15m) and Venice (3h50m).
Minimum stay: one week ($170).