The meeting will take place in Rome at GARR from the 19th to the 20th February 2007. GARR location map.
To get to GARR from Fiumicino Airport you can take the "Leonardo Express" non-stop train to Termini Rome central station (departures every 30 min, ticket price € 11,00). This is the fastest and simplest way to get to Termini Station.
If you wish, you can choose instead the FM1 train (departures every 15 min, ticket price € 5,00) to Ostiense station and there take "B" line tube ("Metro linea B") to Termini station - way Termini-Rebibbia).
To get to GARR from Ciampino Airport you can take the bus CO.TRA.L. from the "Arrivi" (arrivals) terminal to the underground station "Anagnina"; here take the"A" line tube ("Metro linea A") to Termini central station.
From Termini station you can reach GARR by bus or by feet. By bus 492: reach the nearest bus stop, in via Volturno (about 300 metres walking) and take the bus until RAMNI/PORTA TIBURTINA. Note that your Underground ticket is also valid to ride the bus.
By feet (about 950 metres walking): from Termini Station, exit to via Marsala, turn right andwalk aside the station down to Piazzale Sisto V; then make a left turn to via dei Ramni until Piazza dei Siculi. Turn right crossing the square and, at the end, on the left, take via dei Tizii. GARR is at number 6 on your right hand side.
Here is the list of some hotels at walking distance from the GARR headquarters, most of them near Stazione Termini. Prices are indicative. No pre-booking or reservation has been made. Apart the first one, the others are about 10-20 minutes walk from GARR headquarters.
As a general map and a list , take a look at (on iE works fine, for firefox need to install a toolbar). http://www.visual.paginegialle.it/pg/cgi/pgHome.cgi?cf=61&l=1&cb=0&ind=via+dei+tizii&nc=6&qs=hotel&dv=roma&x=54&y=13
A selection of hotels close to GARR: