The Fabulous Fishing Village of Fiumicino
Authentic, atmospheric and boasting a prime location beside Italy’s captivating capital, Fiumicino is a remarkable Roman retreat that bursts with imitable Italian style. A gorgeous beach, picturesque harbour and enticing selection of traditional taverns make Fiumicino an alluring alternative to Rome; take the short train journey to the captivating capital in order to explore the stunning sights while resting assured you can return to the seaside serenity of Fiumicino. Explore the ancient wonders of Fiumicino’s Old Town or peruse the sophisticated shops and bespoke boutiques of the centre for a diverse and delightful cultural experience.
Aside from its tranquil atmosphere, Fiumicino’s primary allure is undoubtedly its beautiful beaches. Sink your feet into the soft sands of the shore, gazing out at the sparkling Mediterranean Sea while the warm waters lap your feet. At the harbour, maritime monuments and rustic restaurants decorate the seaside area, creating an attractive air of coastal class.
Beside the town of Fiumicino resides an ancient and alluring site that bursts with Roman relics and archaeological excavations; Ostia Antica is an ancient port whose historical significance is on par with that of Pompeii. The colossal and captivating Forum structure gives fascinating insight into the sheer size of Roman temples, while the perfectly preserved apartment blocks offer a glimpse into the living conditions of ancient ancestors.
Enjoy an exquisite epicurean experience at Vittoria on the Beach, a traditional and talismanic restaurant whose sun set vistas and beachside beauty enhances the divine nature of the food. In typical Italian fashion, the dishes combine flavour and flair, offering diners freshly caught seafood, locally sourced herbs and outstanding olive oil. (Via Lungomare della Salute 38, Fiumicino, Italy)