Highlights Ostia Antica – Top 10

Highlights Ostia antica Top 10

OSTIA ANTICA Ostia Antica was the ancient port of Rome, fundamental for the trade of ancient Rome. The port developed along the mouth of the river Tiber in fact Ostia means mouth of the river. In the 1st century AD the emperors built other ports in Fiumicino and later in Centumcellae (modern Civitavecchia) which became […]

Top 10 best beaches Lazio

Sand

Italy is the ideal holiday destination if you want to enjoy culture, food, wine, history, art, sun and sea. The region Lazio is not only Rome but is made of small villages and picturesque landscapes made of mountains, hills, lakes and sea. Unforgettable are the sunsets on the sea during Summer. Here you can read […]

Rent apartment Santa Marinella (Rome)

rent apartment Santa Marinella

Rent apartment in Santa Marinella located just 30 minutes from Roma San Pietro. Santa Marinella has one of the most beautiful beaches of the Lazio region and offers everything you need for your perfect holiday: restaurants, bars, supermarkets and a little bit of nightlife. During the 60s it was a very nice posh area. Ingrid […]

The Talking Statue of Pasquino – Secret Rome

PASQUINO Pasquino was a taylor who used to live in Rome during the 16th century. He was known by people as a satirist.  Everytime he saw some injustice made by some rich man or authorities and church, he always denounced by satires so many people (expecially the ones who committed some injustice) were afraid by […]

Top 10 BEST Roman dishes and traditional plates

Trippa romana

Top 10 Roman dishes 1. Pasta Carbonara. Her majesty the pasta Carbonara is one of the most famous pasta in the world. Unfortunately chefs in many countries add weird ingredients such as white cream, ham and sometimes peas. We don’t have an original recipe but the ingredients are quite clear, they are  only 3: egg, […]

Little house Testaccio – Apartments Rome

Apartment

Testaccio is one of the few authentic Roman districts in Rome. The City Centre is full of tourists and it is difficult to find a real roman Restaurant. In the lively district of Testaccio you can find one of the best markets of Rome, amazing restaurants and many clubs open until late during night. The little […]

Epiphany in Italy

befana

The epiphany in the cristian church celebrates the three kings who arrived in Bethlehem and donated some gifts to Jesus.  In Italy on the 6th of January we celebrate also the Befana, an old wrinkled woman who carries sweets to children.  Probably the two events are connected, in fact the name Befana is coming from […]

Top 10 Vatican Museums

Vatican museums

Sistine Chapel The Sistine Chapel is full of amazing frescoes. The side walls are decorated with frescoes by Perugino, Ghirlandaio, Pinturicchio, Botticelli and were commissioned by the Pope Sixtus 4th. On the ceiling the famous creation by Michelangelo was realized in only 4 years. On the northern wall there is the stunning Last Judgement also […]

Info tickets Colosseum

Colosseum

The official tickets for the Colosseum are valid also for the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill. On the Palatine Hill there are the ruins of the Emperial palaces whereas in the Roman Forum there are the ruins of the most important administrative, religious and financial buildings.  The price is 18 euros for adults, 4 […]

Best Markets Rome

Market

If you are looking for the best local experience in Rome you should visit the rional markets and try some local products. Every district in Rome has its own market where you can meet real Romans. The seasonal products are for the most produced in the province of Rome or in the region Lazio. Here […]