Rome’s walls as a canvas. In Rome street artists create an exciting dialogue between the city, its people and history
February 4, 2016In Rome creating images on walls has been a tradition going back thousands of years. Contemporary street art has kicked it up a notch and created an exiting place for street artists to showcase their ...
Heading to Rome for New year’s Eve? 7 tips to celebrate the last day of 2015 in the eternal city
December 22, 2015Heading to Rome for New year's Eve? Rome is one of our favourite destinations for New Year’s Eve in Italy, 7 tips to finish 2015 with a bang
On this vintage Fiat500 tour you truly are the star of your own Roman Holiday with Rome as a gorgeous backdrop
November 19, 2015The tiny, cult classic Fiat 500 appeared in many movies, but none as famous as Roman Holiday (1953). Shot entirely on location in Rome, Roman Holiday is the captivating fairy-tale romance of a runaway...
The discovery of a 6th century BC house under Palazzo Canevari redraws the map of ancient Rome
September 15, 2015On Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015 archaeologists found the complete remains of a 2,500 year-old residence under Palazzo Canevari (owned by Cassa Depositi e Prestiti), on the Quirinale Hill between Via Venet...
Food Bloggers of Rome just shoot and share, Foodografia wants you to capture gastronomic Rome
September 4, 2015In a city of such endless food possibilities like Rome, the right choice can be quite overwhelming. Some restaurants or eateries are good or even excellent, but there are also places which really disa...
Azzedine Alaïa blends fashion with classic art in Couture / Sculpture at the Villa Borghese
August 20, 2015After the Groninger Museum in Groningen, the Guggenheim in New York and the Palais Galliera in Paris, Rome can now admire the creations of the couturier Azzedine Alaïa (June 7, 1940) at the Galleria B...
The iconic photographer Steve McCurry touched down at the legendary Cinecittà Studio
June 19, 2015Curated by Biba Giacchetti and Peter Bottazzi, the summer exhibition of photographer Steve McCurry in Teatro1, next to the buildings that house “Cinecittà si Mostra”, aims to tell the adv...
After centuries of wear and tear Gaius Cestius pyramid returns to its white, ancient glory
May 30, 2015Coming from the airport you might pass one of Rome’s most unlikely monuments the Pyramid of Cestius or the “Piramide di Caio Cestio or Piramide Cestia” in Italian, on the Piazzale Ostiense. Caius Cest...
Antico Arco, fine dining with a panoramic view 200 mtrs up from P. San Pancrazio
May 3, 2015Restaurant Antico Arco (Janiculum Hill) may be off the beaten track compared to most parts of Rome, but it’s a journey well worth taking if you love a bit of fine dining. Founded by three friends with...