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Underground Rome: the Bunkers of Villa Torlonia

Underground Rome: the Bunkers of Villa Torlonia

In Rome, many places of the city’s past history are hidden, often little known

In October 2019 I went to visit, thanks to a guided tour, the bunkers of Villa Torlonia, after having already visited the bunker of Villa Ada and the bunker of Monte Soratte. Why do we speak of the Villa Torlonia bunker in…Continue Reading

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Where to eat in Rome

Where to eat in Rome

A few months ago, I realized that I had never written an article about where to eat in Rome here on the blog. It is also true that, in the last year, between dinners with friends, some dinners with colleagues and the impartial advice of my colleague Chiara (La Gastromaniaca) I have been able to…Continue Reading

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Rome: the Ludovisi Boncompagni museum

Rome: the Ludovisi Boncompagni museum

Let’s go back to talking about the museums to visit in Rome. Some of the smaller museums, many of which are also little known, have free admission, and today I want to tell you about one of these: the Ludovisi Boncompagni museum for the Decorative Arts, the Costume and Fashion of the 19th and 20th…Continue Reading

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Rome: 5 museums that should be visited

Rome: 5 museums that should be visited

Choosing even one museum to recommend in Rome has always been a difficult task for me. I would always answer “everyone”, but I know it is obviously impossible to see them all for lack of time and for different interests for each of us. So I started thinking about what my favourite museums in Rome…Continue Reading

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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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