Bar Del Fico - Remember all those times where you threatened to run away from home and join the circus as a child? Well now you can! And guess what, it turns out that they don't clown around when it comes to mixing cocktails!
Where? Piazza del Fico 26, Rome
The Jerry Thomas Project - 'Anybody who is anybody will soon walk through that door, at Fat Sam's grand slam speakeasy!' Relive all your childhood Bugsy Malone fantasies with less splurge-guns and added cocktails; it's time to fish out those flapper dresses ladies.
Where? Vicolo Cellini 30, Rome
Les Affiches - The girls are going to love this pretty little bar full of cute bric-a-brac and quirky regulars - treat yourselves to a cheeky mojito or a tasty glass of red!
Where? Via di Santa Maria dell' Anima 52, Rome
Yeah! - Do you love retro-chic surroundings? Do you love the vintage sounds of 80s music? Does the smell of authentic Italian Panini's get your stomach rumbling? If the answer to all of these questions is 'Yeah' then this is the perfect place for a quick lunch if you can resist spending longer than is really necessary in this kooky café.
Where? Via Giovanni de Agostin 45, Rome
Pizzarium - After an evening where you've been living it large Italian style, you could find yourselves with a sore head when it comes to lunchtime the next day. The solution? Head to the best pizza place in Rome for the most delicious Italian meal that GoHen's ever tried - that's ordini del dottore! (Doctor's orders).
Where? Via della Meloria 43, Rome
Sights & Sounds
Who knew that old ruins could be so beautiful? Rome is full of them, and the remains of the Roman Forum, less well known they may be, could be the prettiest of them all. A walk around this serene location makes for the perfect stress-buster, and it's a great way to get cultured on your big weekend in this stunning, historical city. At the very least there are great selfie opportunities to be had!
Rome's bright young things are all looking for a good time after they leave work on a Friday evening, and more often than not they'll all convene in Shari Vari. Decadence and luxury are the order of the day is this French-chic club and everybody looks as if they've walked straight from a cover shoot for Vogue magazine.
Vicious is definitely a club for a tattooed bride-to-be. It's deep, dark and heavy atmosphere amidst Italy's finest electronica is reminiscent of the grungiest of Berlin nights, and GoHen absolutely loves it.
In the Diary
March - Festi di Santa Francesa Romana. We're all guilty of being a little too precious when it comes to our motors, but in this festival the locals take their cars to the church of Santa Francesa Romana to have them blessed?!?
April - Natale di Roma. Happy Birthday Rome! Celebrate the city's special day with the locals at the Campidoglio and a frankly ridiculous amount of pyrotechnics.
June - Fiesta. Latin-America brings the party to the Italian capital - it's the ultimate summer street party!
September - Enzimi. All of Rome's up and coming artists perform in this exciting music, theatre and arts festival - best of all, it's totally free.
Top of the Shops
Rome is one of the fashion capitals of the world. The Italian's love to dress up, and more often than not they look absolutely stunning. A saunter through the Via del Corso is frequented with the sight of beautiful girls and the Italian hunks of our prosecco-induced fantasies - but you don't have to empty your bank accounts in Versace or Dolce & Gabana to look like they do. Rome is home to some of the best vintage shops and markets in Europe, and with their wears you can create a classic look that's sure to turn the head of even the most stylish Roman fashionistas.
Via del Governo Vecchio - Retro-chic loving hens will adore this fantastic street filled to the brim with bijou vintage boutiques - it's like shopping for designer clothes at half the price!
Where? Via del Governo Vecchio, 118 Rome
Borghetto Flaminio - We've all been to the pseudo retro-markets back in the UK, but Rome's premiere vintage market is a completely different affair! There are tasteful handbags and accessories as well as fabulous tops and dresses to suit every girl.
Where? Via flaminia, Rome
Mercato Monti - This glamorous market is where Rome's style icons go to shop on a weekend. The combination of vintage and designer goods on offer here would make for the perfect souvenir, and they'd look out of this world on the dance floor back home...
Where? Via Leonina 46, Rome
Girls About Town - Getting around Rome...
Rome is a hugely cosmopolitan city, and with so much to see and do, you can guarantee that Italy's beautiful capital has an absolutely superb transport network. The metro system provides the most efficient means of travel around town, while there are trams and bus routes that provide an above-ground option. A Rome Travelcard is a great way to save time and money on all of the above while guaranteeing you entry to a variety of museums and historical sites.
If you prefer two wheels to four however, there are Roma-n-ride public bikes available for use.
The Roman Empire wasn't built in a day, but your hen party can be! With fun activities like Cocktail Mixing, Afternoon Tea, Wine Tasting and our exciting Vespa Tour you'll build some strong foundations with the girls on your big weekend. Then the frolics will keep on coming with our Pampering Day and a one on one session with our knowledgeable Fashion Consultant. See more...
As the sun sets, Rome's working girls ditch their daily outfits for their glitzy frocks and dresses as they head out to enjoy themselves in the wealth of bars and clubs that this fabulous city has to offer. Begin your evening with an authentic Italian meal in a stylish Restaurant before visiting an exclusive Ice Bar. End your night with Guestlist Nightclubbing and you're guaranteed a European hen night that you'll never forget!