Live as a local in a Trastevere Residence
The best way to live as a local in Trastevere is to rent a residence apartment in this characteristic area and experience the daily life here: drinking a cappuccino while chatting with your bartender, grocery shopping at the fresh and open air market in Piazza San Cosimato, getting back to your residence apartment and cooking a meal from scratch with the simple and fresh ingredients just bought.
Trastevere is the characteristic medieval area of Rome, located just cross the Tiber river, and it is one of the best place where the Roman local modiva gather, together with tourists.
Where to look for a residence in Trastevere
The best street to look for a residence is via Luigi Santini, that starts from Piazza San Cosimato and ends in Via Mameli. This street is very quiet, nevertheless is in the middle of everything and steps away from the movida.
In this street there are several BB and apartments to let, but in particular there is a boutique apartment: Trastevere Residence, superhost on Airbnb and 5 stars in Google Maps. It is combined by two units, each one can host up to 4-5 people.
Among the guests who have stayed at Trastevere Residence through the years: University’s Professors, American students, Embassy personnel, actors during shooting in Trastevere.
Local life around Trastevere residence
Living in Trastevere is like getting back in a village of medieval time, when the time flows slow with natural rethemes.
Santa Maria in Trastevere
Wheatear you are catholic or not, the visit to this Church is a mast to do in Trastevere not only from an historical and artistic point o view but also from a spiritual one. In fact this medieval church was built after in this place, which used by prostitutes, happeed a miracle: all of a sudden from the ground started to pour a black oil.
In Piazza Santa Maria in Trastevere, at night time, the local movida gather together. Here it’s common to find street concerts or just people play guitar.
Where to eat in Trastevere – San Cosimato Area
Breakfast: Big Star