Meet Your Guide in Rome: Barbara

This month you’ll meet Barbara, a most sweet guide and also a pillar of Rome Segway Tours!

BarbaraName: Barbi Bond aka Barbara

tionality and City of residence: Italian, I’m a genuine “romana”

Name of tour you lead and where: I’ll lead the Segway Tours and the Pizza Food Walking Tour in Roma.

Your favorite part of the tour: The very beginning, when we meet our customers and we get to know each other!

Favorite Local Restaurant in your city: “Hostaria de Pastini” (via de` Pastini close to the Pantheon)  for the greatest “Carbonara” and the best “Tiramisu” you’ll find in Rome!

During The TourOne thing visitors to my city can’t miss: Trastevere! Can’t leave out the West Side of the River when visiting the Eternal city. The atmosphere and the views are breath-taking and romantic, it’s the perfect balance of past and present living together.

Travel Mantra? Relax, leave all worries behind and enjoy the moment.

What’s next on your travel bucket list? Australia! I hope…

What is your favorite Italian city to travel to? Florence. I still don’t know the city well and that’s why I enjoy it whenever I visit because I learn somenthing new every time.

What’s your best travel tip for those coming to visit Italy? Eat all the eatable! Food is the heart and soul of one’s culture!

What’s the food that someone must try in your city before leaving? Carbonara! a most delicious pasta dish, with eggs and bacon, yumm!

What’s the most memorable experience you’ve had on one of your tours? The most memorable experience, was on a Segway Tour with a very nice family of which the kid was repeatedely scolding the mom, who was enjoying a little too much the speed of the Segway!!Barbara During the Tour

What do you like most about leading tours? Decidedly the satisfaction of the customers at the end of the tour.

What makes your tour unique? Doing my best to meet the customer’s needs, to make their experience the best ever!

See you soon in Rome!