Quality Hotel Nova Domus
Via G. Savonarola 38
Phone: (39) 06 399511
Fax: (39) 06 39731470
Blockbuster, the world-wide phenomenon of video rental, with the latest releases, has numerous outlets through Rome and the rest of Italy. It also sells pop corn, candy and gelato as well as music CD's, video games and all kinds of Hollywood gadgets.
Plan to go on a fishing expedition? Get all the required gear at one place, L'Artigiano della Pesca. All kinds of accessories and equipments needed for underwater fishing as well as freshwater fishing can be found here. There is a large selection of rods for all pockets. They cater to underwater fishing with harpoons, wetsuits, fins and masks. Accessories like life-jackets, signal rockets, fire extinguishers and other emergency equipment are also available here.
Known for the best bargains in town, this market is the best kept secret of Rome. It offers a variety of items including food items, clothes, accessories and shoes. A regular chaos, it is interesting to watch the activity that takes place here. The market is a little dirty and not very well-maintained. However, this only adds to its raw and rustic appeal. During peak hours it is difficult to move from one stall through other due to the huge crowds. Whenever one is in the area, do visit this market for a memorable experience.
This delicatessen specializes in dairy products which are often made by the owner himself. Very polite and attentive service.
This is the ideal shop for those who like ecology: it stocks practically everything necessary to live your life in tune with nature. The shelves are packed with organic foods - pastas, biscuits, snacks, flours, cereals, seaweeds, milk of rice, soya and oats plus fresh foods like eggs, soya cheese, wholemeal bread and fresh vegetables. Apart from health foods, there are also bio mattresses, futons, 100% biodegradable detergents and ecological paints. There is also a wide range of books at Emporium Naturae that deal with ecology at all levels, and of course a selection of alternative recipe books. In addition there is a herbs section, and products for bodily health and make-up.
This shop is especially popular with children, who will find Italian and foreign comic books here, as well as toys t-shirts, pens, sweatshirts and notebooks all related to their favorite comic book characters. The staff at Casa del Fumetto are very helpful. The shop also sells second-hand comics in good condition.
Make your stay at the Grand Hotel Tiberio a fun shopping experience, as you will be offered with huge collection of 50 stalls at Fashion al Tiberio to choose from. Check out for accessories, used clothes, antiques, jewellery and much more. Some of the special items you may want to consider are the pashminas, pochettes, earrings, silk foulards as well as shoes. The variety of handicraft items, stylish jewellery and bags that are traditionally are a rare find. Decorate your wardrobe with a unique collection. Call ahead for more information.
This is the place for admirers of famous comic book writers and for those who want to learn how to draw. Comics are sold here by artists of international fame such as Milo Manara, Dino Battaglia and Vittorio Giardino, and they also hold courses in drawing by masters of the art. Even if you are not interested in a comic book artist, just admire the superb color albums.
This large music shop sells all kinds of music on CD, cassette and even vinyl. You may come across rare or difficult to find music on the shelves. Imports are also available and can be ordered. The friendly staff are very helpful.
The windows of MaxMara do not go unobserved in Via Cola di Rienzo and are an open invitation to step in and admire the stylish lines of this brand. MaxMara is an elegant label for both young and older women, which offers modern but restrained lines. The practicality of the clothes and accessories mean that each purchase is more of an investment. If you want to be fashionable without being provocative, you can happily leave yourself in the hands of the staff.
A much loved designer store for beautiful women's clothings, Angelo di Nepi is a frequent haunt of women. It showcases a spectacular collection of dresses and shirts that flatter the female form. The fine fabrics that are used in the creations enhance the appeal of the cuts and style of the garment. They are mostly sourced from India. Here one can pick up a few of Angelo di Nepi's original collection at affordable prices. The colors and textures are vibrant and bring out the best in the wearer.
This excellent shop specializes in technologies able to produce and reproduce music in any form. This includes standard musical instruments, traditional instruments or synthesizers and computerized keyboards. There are also Apple computers with music programs, music scores, hi-fi, televisions, videos and video cameras. Highly qualified staff.