Touchdown - Rome

 

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What’s on? Weather
Things to do Travel  Currency
Airline Fellowship Vacation Info
Church & Mission  

 

General Information
Co-ordinates Latt 041:53 N, Long 012:53 E
Phone code Country code 39, City code 06, Exit code 00
Emerg 113, Police 4686, Fire 115, Ambulance 5510
UTC offset + 1
Summer time +1 from March 29 To October 25
Measurements Metric
Electricity supply 220 v, Plugs: European 2 pin or unique Italian
Weather TBA

 

What’s on?
Rome on line
Hotels, restaurants, day trips, monuments, museums, public transport
www.romaonline.net.ie
Roma 2000
Hotels, restaurants, day trips, monuments and shops
www.roma2000.it/index.asp
Virtual Rome
Includes a virtual tour to download info on historic monuments
www.virtualrome.com/english
Vatican multi-media site
Beautiful pilgrims guide to Roma
www.vatican.va
Roma Encyclopaedic Guide
Comprehensive guide to Rome
www.romanguide.it
Christian catacombs guide www.catacombe.roma.it
Italian Food guide www.gamberorosso.it
Italian Opera guide www.opera.it/english/operaweb.html
Ancient Rome guide www.geocities.com/Athens/Forum/6946/roma.html

 

Things to do

Sheraton Roma
- crew rate around 295.000 per night  for a double (depending on season) plus 10.000 cont. breakfast.  There are free commuter buses to FCO airport and downtown Roma. Phn: 06 5453, fax: 06 594-0689. - crew rate around 295.000 per night  for a double (depending on season) plus 10.000 cont. breakfast.  There are free commuter buses to FCO airport and downtown Roma. Phn: 06 5453, fax: 06 594-0689.

Hotel Condotti - small comfortable 16 room *** hotel just behind the Spanish steps at Via Mario de' Fiori 37, 00187. 1999 Prices from 290.000 to 430.000 double depending on season. Phn: 06 679-4661 and fax: 06 679-0484.

Hotel Piazza di Spagna - also small comfortable *** hotel just behind the Spanish steps at Via Mario de' Fiori 61, 00187. Pricing in 1998 was 260.000 to 350.000 B & B. Phn: 06 679-6412, fax: 06 679-0654.

A "must do" trip is to Assissi, either by train or 2.5 hr drive from Roma. Read up on your visit in advance.

See also Rome page.

 

Airline Fellowship

Contacts (no known fellowship in Rome).

 

Church and Mission
Anglican Communion in Rome
International Christian Fellowship
Latest update Jan 1999
Characteristics Lively inter-denominational welcoming and international.
Address Meets in St Paul's Anglican Church, middle part of Via Nazinale. Map index D4
Church Web site N/A
Contacts Ben Joseph, Phn & Fax: 06 5214-617 (h), 5705-4014 (b) Email: benjamin.joseph@fao.org Gabriele Crociani: g.crociani@agora.stm.it  Tony: godsaves@tin.it
Service times Sundays at 1515 hrs - ring for mid week info.
Language English
Transport Central Roma near central railway terminal. 
Notes Also see add in phone book.

 

Chiesa Christiana Pentecostale
Latest update January 1999
Characteristics Welcoming alive fellowship
Address Via Del Grano 41
Church Web site N/A
Contacts Gabriel 06 2016-998
Email: g.crociani@agora.stm.it and godsaves@tin.it
Service times Sundays 1030 and 1800 hours
Tuesdays and Thursdays 1900 hours
Language English
Transport Ring for info.
Notes  

 

Roma Baptist Church
Latest update January 1999
Characteristics More conservative with solid teaching.
Address Just off Via Del Corso in central Roma, corner of Via Frattina and centrally in the Piazza Di S. Lorenzo... directly opposite the Police station.
Church Web site N/A
Contacts Folk at the above churches know all the details.
Service times Sundays 1000 hours
Language English
Transport Central Roma
Notes  

 

All Saints Anglican Church Rome
Latest update January 1999
Characteristics Conservative and liturgical main services, but charismatic meetings by other fellowships using the plant (such as the Phillipino services).
Address Via del Babuino 153, Roma 00187
Few hundres metres north west from the Spanish Steps. Map ref: on the border of C3 and C4.
Church Web site N/A
Contacts Chaplain Geoffery Evans
Phn & Fax: 06 3600-1881
Email: g.evans@agora.stm.it
Also, folk at the above churches know all the details.
Service times Sundays 0830, 1030 and 1830 hours.
Charismatic services in the crypt at 1300 hrs Sundays and 1700 hours Thursdays.
Language English
Transport Central Roma
Notes  

 

Note: There is also an English speaking Methodist and American church in Rome... but no info available as yet... more feedback welcome.


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