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July “sounds” good in Rome

July “sounds” good in Rome

Summer is getting hot in Rome! Like every year , July offers an explosion of concerts,  music festivals such as  “Villa Ada meets the world”, “Rock in Roma ”,   the “ Rome Summer Fest”  , the  “Summer season of the Baths of Caracalla”   The musical genres involved goes from…
ROME  –  A GREEN CITY

ROME – A GREEN CITY

Rome offers a wide range of opportunities to immerse yourself in charming public parks and refresh in green nature in the summer season Rome is surrounded by a wide  countryside known as Agro Romano, characterized by rustic  landscapes and  agricultural activities . Inside the city itself archaeological ruins  of Ancient…
Beat the Summer in Rome !

Beat the Summer in Rome !

How can you make  your summer stay in Rome even more comfortable and appealing? Maybe tasting delicious Italian gelato and  spending a romantic evening at an outdoor terrace of a restaurant after a  daily journey to the beach? Why not ? This could be the best way to complete the…
June 2019 // Events in Rome.

June 2019 // Events in Rome.

June opens with the holiday of “Republic Day”  this Sunday! Rome is ready to celebrate the historic  referendum of 1946, with which the Italians abolished monarchy in favor of Republic. As per tradition, a parade will start from the Altare della Patria, where, at 9.15 am, President Mattarella will lay…
Rome in April // The Essentials

Rome in April // The Essentials

April is the most beautiful time of year to visit Rome. The whole month is rich of events and the climate is perfect for walking around among the beauties and wonders of the eternal city. Of course,  lots of people will be around, but with a good timetable and  an…
Museum Week March 5-10 // FREE ENTRY

Museum Week March 5-10 // FREE ENTRY

Here you have a list of museums and monuments in Rome with  free entry during the museum week from 5 to 10 March 2019. This is the list of museums you can visit in Rome and in the province. Of course you will find the Colosseum and the Fori Imperiali,…
#savethedate : Sunday 7 April – 25th Edition of Rome Marathon

#savethedate : Sunday 7 April – 25th Edition of Rome Marathon

The most spectacular  marathon will reach this year the 25th Edition. Still not registered ? If you sign up by the end of January, you can still do it at a reduced price. If you are an Affiliated athletic the costs are the following € 65,00 – within 31st January…

A must-see : the Christmas Market of Piazza Navona

The Christmas countdown has begun:  just 3 weeks left ! The good news is that finally , after 3 years, the classical   Christmas Market of  Piazza Navona  has reopened  December 2nd, and will last until January 6th. You can’t miss it. It represents the Christmas spirit in Rome and you…

Jewish Ghetto in Rome

The ghetto was projected to lock up and control the Jews minority  in 1555  by Pope Paul IV on 14th of July The papal bull  imposed economic and freedom restrictions to the jews . This oppression continued for 315 years until its abolition in 1870 (reunification of Italy). At present,…

Weapons and Warfare in Renaissance Europe

From 26/7/18  to  11/11/18 An interesting exhibition of destructive tools used to strike and defend. Powerful weapons that also symbolize the social relevance and the representation of power in an era marked by the conflicts  between the West and the Ottoman Empire and many wars between the great international European…
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