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Hotel Romae, Rome, Italy

We stayed at the Hotel Romae for 3 nights when we took part in the Rome Marathon in 2012. Before we go into details, here’s a short film that I made on arriving at the hotel. It’s not meant to be a glossy film showing the accommodation at it’s best, just an honest first impression on what the average visitor might encounter on arrival. Location -┬áHotel Romae is at Via Palestro 49, a 10 minute walk from Rome’s main Terminus Train Station. It took me just under 40 minutes to…

Hotel Isola Di Eea, near Rome, Italy

Location -┬áThis boutique hotel in San Felice Circeo built by the architect Piero Sartogo is wonderfully located on a peninsular in the Circeo national park where according to Homer the legend of where the Ithacan hero Ulysses was entrapped in a long romance with the siren Circe who bore him a son Anteios, mythical founder of Anzio. After about an hour and 20 minute walk from the Old Town along a coastal road that then turned into a track we followed the signs for the hotel. The hotel entrance was…