20 minutes: Galleria Borghese
An unparalleled collection of fine Italian art housed in a 17th-century building that is itself a masterpiece, with the lush landscaping of the Villa Borghese gardens all around.
20 minutes: St. Peter’s Basilica
The very heart of Christendom and an inspiring spiritual place for people of all religious persuasions, thanks to the architectural and artistic genius of Bramante, Michelangelo and Bernini.
25 minutes: Via Condotti and the Trident
The trendiest neighborhood in Rome, amidst some of the world’s best urban scenery. The major designer labels of Italian and international renown have their flagship stores here in the Baroque center, where you become a part of the art just strolling down the street.
25 minutes: Colle del Gianicolo
The belvedere on Janiculum Hill, one of the highest of Rome’s seven hills, is the ideal spot to experience the entirety of Rome’s Grande Bellezza. Don’t miss the cannon that strikes the noon hour every day, as it has done for centuries.