The district of Ostia Italy,only 30 minutes away from Rome,in addition to be connected to Rome by 3 streets and public transport,is characterized by several environments. Historically speaking, in Ostia there is the roman castle of Giulio II,famous for being created like a very little town with popular house,the church,a little square and the majestic Roman Castle,everything protected by the enclosure walls. Besides the roman castle,there are two famous towers:one of them is Tor San Michele, which it was a part of the defensive system of the Pope and a project of Michelangelo and the other is Tor Boacciana, located near the river Tevere,was probably the tower glimpsed by the king Riccardo Cuor Di Leone when he arrived to Ostia during the third crusade. These places are very easily accessible from the Hotel Bellavista and Hotel La Riva by private or public transport and by bike too,a free service offered by the Hotel Bellavista and Hotel La Riva.
To visit this interesting places,everyone can stay in Hotel Bellavista and Hotel La Riva and is always better book trough the Hotel’s website than the agency online because is always cheaper than others website. If someone wants to pass an holiday of sun and sea,here it can find many private and free beaches : just in front of this hotel there is a free beach with a beautiful sea,and just 5-6 chilometers away there are extended beaches with particular dunes of sand at the entrancy. To do some shopping, nearby Ostia there is the outlet of CastelRomano,full of designer shops,distant just 20 minutes from here.
At the end,for a day passed in relax into the woods, people in Ostia can visit walking or cycling the Pinewood of Castelfusano,distant few metres from the hotel,which there is variety of neture and animals,open gym and a little bar who everyone can refresh.
Irene and Jerry Bednarski, Florida, USA