Photo Journal of Rome
July 7, 2023
Unforgettable Girls Trip to Rome: Exploring the Eternal City
Planning a girls trip to Rome? Katie’s photos from our recent girls trip to Rome will take you through the enchanting streets of the Eternal City. Rome, the capital of Italy, effortlessly blends ancient history with modern charm. As you wander through its cobblestone streets, you’ll be captivated by the grandeur of iconic landmarks such as the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, and the Pantheon. These architectural marvels serve as a reminder of Rome’s rich history and its status as the center of the Roman Empire. No girls trip to Rome would be complete without immersing yourself in its vibrant culture. Visit the Vatican City, home to St. Peter’s Basilica and the awe-inspiring Sistine Chapel, where you can marvel at Michelangelo’s masterpiece. Take a leisurely stroll through the charming neighborhoods of Trastevere and Monti, where you’ll find quaint cafes, boutique shops, and picturesque streets.
One of the highlights of any trip to Rome is undoubtedly the food. From mouthwatering pasta dishes like carbonara and cacio e pepe to delectable pizzas and gelato, the city offers a culinary experience like no other. Don’t forget to try traditional Roman dishes such as supplì (fried rice balls) and porchetta (roast pork) while sipping on a glass of local wine. For a truly authentic experience, join a cooking class and learn to recreate these delicious flavors back home.
While Rome is known for its bustling streets and vibrant atmosphere, it also offers plenty of opportunities for relaxation. Take a break from sightseeing and head to the beautiful Villa Borghese Gardens, where you can enjoy a picnic or rent a rowboat on the tranquil lake. Alternatively, treat yourself to a spa day and indulge in a rejuvenating massage or a thermal bath at one of Rome’s luxurious wellness centers.
As the sun sets, Rome comes alive with a vibrant nightlife scene. From trendy rooftop bars with breathtaking views to lively clubs and wine bars, there’s something for everyone. Explore the trendy neighborhood of Testaccio, known for its vibrant nightlife and live music venues. For shopping enthusiasts, Rome offers a mix of high-end fashion boutiques on Via dei Condotti and vintage markets like Porta Portese, where you can find unique treasures to take home as souvenirs.
A girls trip to Rome promises an unforgettable experience filled with history, culture, delicious food, and endless fun. From exploring ancient ruins to indulging in mouthwatering cuisine and enjoying the vibrant nightlife, Rome has something to offer every traveler. So, gather your girlfriends, create lasting memories, and immerse yourself in the charm of the Eternal City. Rome awaits you!
📸 Photo credit: Catherine Ann Photography
I’m already longing to go back, so much so that I’m planning another Italy trip for 2024! If you want to be the first to book and get more details about the trip: