Things to do

Basilica of Saint Clement in Rome

San Clemente takes you back through time with levels of ancient Roman ruins and buildings where they ...

Thu 22 Dec 2016

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Spectacular Colosseum Light Show

Celebrating the International Year of Light 2015, the show was free to the public and people came ...

Thu 22 Dec 2016

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What to do when it's raining in Rome

The Roman climate is one of the best in the world. You have a one in three chance of getting a rainy ...

Thu 22 Dec 2016

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The truth about motorinos in Rome

As I zoomed down the Lungotevere, past Castel Sant’Angelo, the Vatican, and Trastevere at 3am ...

Thu 22 Dec 2016

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Testaccio Neighbourhood in Rome

It takes some time to discover all the unique charm Testaccio has to offer; starting with the cultur ...

Thu 22 Dec 2016

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Saturnalia: Merriment and Murder Plots in Ancient Rome

Saturnalia is an ancient Roman festival that was celebrated in December, beginning with a sacrifice ...

Thu 22 Dec 2016

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Ponte Rotto: Rome's Broken Bridge

Italians pass this chunk of Ancient Roman history everyday, often stopping to marvel at its mythica ...

Wed 21 Dec 2016

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Florence: an adventure of a lifetime

My personal discovery of Florence with a friend while I was living in Rome after my American study ...

Wed 21 Dec 2016

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Famous Tourists of the past in Rome

Back in the late 18th and early 19th centuries, wealthy Englishman flocked to Italy who wanted to be ...

Wed 21 Dec 2016

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Need a break? Here are a few tips

Food is one of the main attractions in a city like Rome, it can still be quite hard to find the best ...

Wed 21 Dec 2016

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Shopping tour of Rome: When is the right time to do it?

It’s that time of year to get some swag in Italy. Twice a year, the Italian government regulates ...

Wed 21 Dec 2016

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The Befana comes at night!

An old and ugly woman flying around on her broomstick in the night skies of Rome may seem scary, but ...

Wed 21 Dec 2016

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