Comfort Hotel Bolivar
Via della Cordonata, 6
Phone: (39) 06 6791614
Fax: (39) 06 6791025
This shop in Via Barberini has a window of furs and leather goods. It offers small leather goods from famous names, accessories for lady travelers like make-up holders and jewelry boxes, soft fur coats and fashionable rabbit fur lined jackets. The clothes department offers names like Rocco Barocco and the young designer Carla Carini. For modern fashionable items, there is the Diesel line of accessories. The choice is vast and the staff friendly and knowledgeable.
This is certainly one of the loveliest shop windows in Via Barberini and catches the eye with its variety of articles: Mandarina Duck bags, snatch proof MH-WAY shoulder bags, pens from the best makes such as Aurora, and objects for office desks etc. The variety of leather bags and folders by Beretta and other makes cannot fail to be noticed either. Inside there is a vast assortment of materials for the office and those who love to draw: paper of all types, and beautiful wrapping paper for all the presents that can be found to buy in this shop.
Right by Piazza della Repubblica, the windows of this shop do not go unobserved. How can you ignore such luxury? The friendliness of the owner welcomes you into the traditional and rather severe interior. The goods are high quality, in particular those bearing the Cartier and Dior names. Here you will find presents for anyone, whether for special occasions or just a thought. There are silverware, leather goods, silk scarves, walking sticks and all kinds of items for all ages and occasions, e.g. weddings, graduations, promotion etc. Another branch is located at Piazza San Bernardo, 99/100.
Decorate your garden with memorabilia from Rome, by making a purchase from Il Giardino di Domenico Persiani. This open-air shop on Via Torino has replicated a garden, and have filled it with beautiful sculptures made from ceramics and terracotta. Among their collection you will find, masks, busts, plates, pots and other pretty artworks. They have products ranging from EUR10 to EUR100, so you will definitely find something that will fit in your budget.
La Fetrinelli International was not only the first international bookstore in Rome, but in all of Italy. Established in 1996, this humungous bookstore is spread across two floors, housing over 90,000 titles. This place is immensely popular due to its huge selection, fine organization and the efficiency of the staff. This is one of the few stores in the city to sell books in foreign languages, majority of which are English, making it a popular favorite of tourists. CDs, DVDs, comics and language help books are also available.
This shop, which sells all kinds of ties, is a must for fashionable men. Andrew's Ties range from classic styles with small patterns to the latest fashions and eccentric designs for the more daring. The staff are always on hand to offer advice on which type of cloth is suitable for day/evening wear. They will also remind you to buy ties which are in proportion to your height and stature.
This extremely large bookshop, spread over many floors, has sections devoted to all kinds of books. The upper floor is dedicated to the humanities such as psychology, philosophy and medicine. The music department comprises of a huge collection of books on the subject and customers can also hear the latest CDs. The basement, housing a variety o paperbacks, is a place that fiction lovers should explore. There is also a good coffee shop on the top floor where you can relax while leafing through your purchases. This library also host events that will be enjoyed by the readers, like book signing or author speeches.
This well-stocked herbalist's sells natural cosmetics, herbal teas and macrobiotic and organic food. The professional staff will be able to give advice and help with dietary problems and seasonal allergies.
This bread shop is more like an art gallery where you can find bread, in classic and original forms, savory food such as vol-au-vents and bread-sticks, and an excellent range of cakes.
This is one of the most well-known and best stocked wine sellers in the city. The expert staff will be able to guide you through the vast range of Italian and foreign wines, which you are also welcome to taste.
This exceptional designer has finished his apprenticeship with Dior and Ungaro, and has now opened a shop here in Rome where he makes, entirely by hand, evening wear and wedding dresses. His clients are crazy about his sober and sophisticated style which he uses to make clothes to their taste for that all-important event. Open by appointment only.
This well-stocked fishmongers offers both farmed and freshwater fish. Moreover, the owner will advise you how to cook them - he knows a great variety of excellent recipes! Run by Franco Galluzzi and his family, they offer the best quality seafood from tuna to swordfish to squid to shellfish. Let them advise you, they're experts.