Unlocking Rome's Coolest Under-the-Radar Neighborhood

Courtesy Casa Fabbrini Piccola Londra

The opening of the Casa Fabbrini Piccola Londra hotel is the key to the city’s undiscovered Flaminio district.

In northern Rome there’s a strange and wonderful sight: a street that seems to have been copied and pasted from an entirely different city. Its name is Via Bernardo Celentano, but Romans call it La Piccola Londra, or Little London. With its pastel-painted two- or three-story houses set back behind iron railings and globe-topped stone gateposts, it might have been beamed down from Pimlico or Nott...

 

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