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St. Peter’s Basilica: information for a visit

St. Peter’s Basilica: information for a visit

A visit to the St. Peter’s Basilica is an (almost) fixed stop for those who come to visit Rome, how to visit it at least once in life is virtually obligatory for those who live in Rome. I, after several years from the first time, I chose to come back at the end of December…Continue Reading

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Galleria Borghese in Rome: my advice for a visit

Galleria Borghese in Rome: my advice for a visit

The Galleria Borghese is, in my opinion, one of the most beautiful museums in Rome and for many years I wanted to come back to see it because it is one of those museums that I saw as a child and that I absolutely did not remember.
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Colosseum and Palatine: survival tips for your visit

Colosseum and Palatine: survival tips for your visit

I visited the Colosseum and the Roman Forums when I was little and, I admit, my memories were rather vague: before going on vacation, therefore, I decided to return to visit the Colosseum and the Palatine Hill. These are two of the places that most tell the history of ancient Rome, and that should be…Continue Reading

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Rome: a visit to the equinox mausoleum

Rome: a visit to the equinox mausoleum

At the end of September 2016, I had the opportunity to visit the Equinox Mausoleum. It’s one of the ancient Rome’s tombs built along Via Appia Antica and today can only be visited by guided tours because it is located inside the Villa Passarelli, a privately owned villa (the cultural association Info.Roma organised the
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Vatican City and its surroundings – Unusual Rome

Vatican City and its surroundings – Unusual Rome

Today I want to take you for a ride around an unusual Rome. That Rome from the details “hidden in plain sight”, to be better seen by anyone who passes by and wants to observe the world around him. I was inspired by the book “Unusual and Secret Rome” that I got for my birthday,…Continue Reading