Tags

, , , , , ,

Trastevere is a part of Rome, on the west bank of the Tiber, south of Vatican City. In Latin it was called trans Tiberim that means ‘beyond the Tiber‘. In the ancient past it was populated by the poorest. Today it is considered the oldest part of Rome and is very popular with Romans and tourists.

JMA_Trastevere_02

JMA_Trastevere_03

During out trip to Rome we just walked around the streets. Stopped only to eat an ice cream. A friend of mine whose mother is living in Rome, told me lately that basically each time he is visiting her he goes out with friends to Trastevere to spend an evening and enjoy a good meal.

Index of posts on Rome >>>