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* <see name="Temple of Apollo" alt="" address="Isola Farnese" directions="Take the Via Cassia north of Rome to Torrione Cerquetta and then turn right to Isola Farnese." phone="" email="" fax="" url="" hours="" price="">Veio or Veii was a major Etruscan city until its defeat at the hands of the Romans in 396 BC. These days there is little left to see but a few ruins, although the area has yielded up many excellent artifacts that are now mainly in the Etruscan museum at Villa Giulia in [[Rome/North Center|Rome]. The surrounding area is a national park that contains Etruscan ruins that, for the most part, are not easily accessible. [http://www.parks.it/parco.veio/Eindex.html]</see>
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* <see name="Temple of Apollo" alt="" address="Isola Farnese" directions="Take the Via Cassia north of Rome to Torrione Cerquetta and then turn right to Isola Farnese." phone="" email="" fax="" url="" hours="" price="">Veio or Veii was a major Etruscan city until its defeat at the hands of the Romans in 396 BC. These days there is little left to see but a few ruins, although the area has yielded up many excellent artifacts that are now mainly in the Etruscan museum at Villa Giulia in [[Rome/North Center|Rome]]. The surrounding area is a national park that contains Etruscan ruins that, for the most part, are not easily accessible. [http://www.parks.it/parco.veio/Eindex.html]</see>
  
 
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Revision as of 19:56, 28 October 2009

The North of Rome is comprised of Municipi 4, 15–20.

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  • Temple of Apollo, Isola Farnese (Take the Via Cassia north of Rome to Torrione Cerquetta and then turn right to Isola Farnese.). Veio or Veii was a major Etruscan city until its defeat at the hands of the Romans in 396 BC. These days there is little left to see but a few ruins, although the area has yielded up many excellent artifacts that are now mainly in the Etruscan museum at Villa Giulia in Rome. The surrounding area is a national park that contains Etruscan ruins that, for the most part, are not easily accessible. [1]

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Eat

  • Casetta di Campagna, Via Affogalasino, 40 ((Casetta Mattei-Trullo)), +39 06 6574 3230, [2]. Closed on Monday. Sunday, Saturday and holidays also open at noon. In the natural park Valle dei Casali they have very good meat. They also offer a fixed price menu for pizza (only for more than 4 people) which is good for a large gathering dinner. You need a car to reach the place.
  • La Pergola, Hotel Cavalieri Hilton, Via A. Cadlolo 101, 06-35092152. Tue-Sat 7:30pm-12am; closed Aug 8-Aug 23. Awarded three stars in the Guide Rouge. The chef, Heinz Beck, is German in origin and has set a style which combines Italian fresh produce with exceptional creativity and presentation. The restaurant overlooks Rome, so be sure to get a table by the window. The wine cellar is exceptional. Expect to have to book months in advance, but the trip is well worth it. mains €35-50; set menu €130-150.
  • Taverna Pio Bove, Via Alessandro Cruto 9 (Bus 128, 775), +39 06 553 011 35. Open at 7PM everyday. Good steak house in the suburbs, but not too far from Basilica di San Paolo fuori le mura.
  • Vivi Bistrot, Via Vitellia, 102 (VillaPamphili), +39 06 58 27 540, [3]. In the Villa Pamphili park, this new bistrot offers healthy food suitable for children as well. Useful for arranging a picnic in the park.
  • Yesh', Via Silvestro Gherardi 51, +39 06 858 00315, [4]. Kosher steak house.

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Budget

  • Casa Frida (next to Vatican), Via Emo, 97, +39 339 2768290, [5]. checkin: 12.00; checkout: 10.00. Holiday House. From € 70.

Mid-range

  • Tempio di Apollo Hotel, Piazza della Colonnetta, 8, tel. +39 6 30890595 (), [6]. Newly renovated, some rooms have air conditioning.

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