WINTER TIME, WINTER SALES

WINTER TIME, WINTER SALES

As always Christmas holidays’ end marks the beginning of Winter sale season. 2015 edition in Rome will be almost one week longer than previous years: launched on January 3, sales’ll last till February 15. It’s too early to say whether crisis impacts on them, so everything keeps on being set…
CINECITTÁ WORLD: OSCAR WINNING ENTERTAINMENT FOR ADULTS & KIDS

CINECITTÁ WORLD: OSCAR WINNING ENTERTAINMENT FOR ADULTS & KIDS

A few steps from Rome there’s a huge, brand new theme park entirely dedicated to the world of cinema. Named after the well renowned studio in Rome where several blockbusters were produced in the past, Cinecittà World offers visitors an experience to satisfy all five senses: movie sets, live shows,…
ENJOY A UNIQUE EXPERIENCE IN THE HEART OF ROME!

ENJOY A UNIQUE EXPERIENCE IN THE HEART OF ROME!

Rome temporarily discloses one of its secret gems: Palazzo Ferrajoli, the prestigious 18th century palace facing on Piazza Colonna, in the heart of Rome, will be exceptionally open to public from January 3 to 7, 2015, on occasion of the Festa delle Luci in Piazza Colonna. It will be a…
PLUNGING INTO THE FUTURE: ROME’S HIGH-TECH AQUARIUM

PLUNGING INTO THE FUTURE: ROME’S HIGH-TECH AQUARIUM

2015 promises to enrich Rome with many exciting entertainments. One of these is the introduction of Rome’s first aquarium, a colossal structure which will be the biggest in Italy and one of the major in Europe. Its first opening is currently fixed to June 2015, at the end of a…
ROME’S GETTING READY FOR MILAN EXPO

ROME’S GETTING READY FOR MILAN EXPO

Celebrations for Christmas and New Year’s Eve are not yet over, but Rome is already projected into a 2015 rich in events. The most remarkable of them is no doubt the Universal Exposition. 2015 Expo will actually take place in Milan – the economical capital of Italy – but its…
NEW YEAR’S EVE…NTS IN ROME

NEW YEAR’S EVE…NTS IN ROME

Rome City Hall organized two major groups of events as public celebrations for the New Year’s Eve, so if you want to begin your 2015 by taking a bath in the sea of people who will warm up St. Sylvester’s night, you can basically choose between the following: – CIRCO…
ROMEO & JULIET IN MUSIC AND DANCE

ROMEO & JULIET IN MUSIC AND DANCE

To end this year with a bang or to begin the new one in style, the current show at Gran Teatro in Rome will leave you astonished: on stage “Romeo & Juliet. Love and change the world”, a colossal musical production which already received appreciation by 9 million spectators around…
ST. PETER’S WEARS NEW LIGHTS AT CHRISTMAS

ST. PETER’S WEARS NEW LIGHTS AT CHRISTMAS

A new lighting system has just been installed on St. Peter’s dome, which had appeared like wrapped into darkness in the past nights precisely because renovation works were going on. All is now completed, and the brand new lights will be inaugurated today 19 December at about 6pm by Pope…
POPE FRANCIS AND GUINNESS’ CHRISTMAS TREE

POPE FRANCIS AND GUINNESS’ CHRISTMAS TREE

The biggest Christmas tree in the world is in Italy, and Pope Francis I turned its lights on just few days ago. Included every year in the Guinness World Records since 1991, the traditional Christmas tree on Mount Ingino, erecting behind the little town of Gubbio (in Umbria, about 200…