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9 Apr

Beyond Espresso: A Coffee Guide To Rome’s Lesser Known Treats

“A non-fat, decaf, iced skinny mocha with caramel drizzle on top” is a sentence that you won’t hear in Rome (though perhaps not for long). Independent and family-run coffee shops and cafés still reign supreme in the Italian capital with locals stopping for a caffeine fix multiple times a day. Un caffè, an espresso, is […]

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5 Feb

The Best Restaurants Near The Colosseum

TripAdvisor has just named Rome’s Colosseum most popular tourist attraction in the world – and this is the second year in a row the ancient monument has taken the top spot. In 2018, a record 7.6 million visitors (21,000 people a day!), passed under its famous arches. With so many travelers in the neighborhood, there […]

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14 Jan

Where To Find The Best Pizza In Rome

In Rome, pizza comes in many different forms, all of them delicious. We have hard times when looking for the best pizza in Rome. The thick-crusted Neapolitan pizza is probably a familiar sight to most visitors but local Roman pizza – with a crisp, paper-thin base – is a point of pride among locals. There’s […]

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3 Dec

Rome For Repeat Visitors

Rome is rich in fascinating sights. The city boasts legendary art and architecture, breathtaking ancient ruins, world-class museums, and a huge array of shops, boutiques, and markets. Quite simply, there’s just too much to see on one trip. So, if you’re returning to the Eternal City – and have likely already seen the most famous […]

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19 Nov

Rome With Kids: 5 Things Even Teenagers Will Love

With its awe-inspiring ancient ruins, Baroque buildings and extraordinary works of art, Rome is a fascinating holiday destination for the whole family. However, the ability of a sulky teenager to feign indifference knows no bounds. That’s why, when it comes to traveling with kids, it helps to have a few secret weapons in your arsenal. […]

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4 Nov

How To Travel Sustainably In Rome

Sustainable travel is a hot topic right now – and one we’re truly passionate about. We’re always looking for more ways to make our apartments greener, such as using ecological toiletries and providing recycling facilities, and we do our best to promote responsible, sustainable travel in Italy. So, how exactly can you vacation sustainably once […]

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2 Oct

Rome For Literary Lovers

“Oh Rome! my country! city of the soul!” – Lord Byron. Rome has been inspiring people to put pen to paper for millennia. As well as producing its own homegrown talent, the Eternal City has also attracted writers, poets, and other creative types from around the world. Here, we take a look at some of […]

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22 Jul

Dining Al Fresco: Where To Eat Outside In Rome

With its quaint piazzas and panoramic rooftop terraces, Rome is a city made for drinking and dining al fresco, soaking in la dolce vita and the city's quintessentially "small town" atmosphere.

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22 May

The Best Day Trips From Rome

Rome is a great base for taking day trips to discover ancient archeological sites, landscaped gardens, hilltop villages and even the Pope's summer residence.

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21 Mar

Rome With Kids: 5 Experiences You Can’t Miss

Explore the Rome Zoo, zip around Villa Borghese in a golf cart, try your hand at a pizza class or sign up for gladiator school!

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