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Trevi fountain to Spanish Steps in Rome

Trevi Fountain to Spanish Steps Rome: Time & Best Routes

We get a lot of questions about how to plan activities between the Trevi Fountain to the Spanish Steps Rome. It is a popular tour route, but you can also navigate it yourself. Expect lots of crowds, groups from tour buses, and historical things to see on the way. What is the Distance from Trevi [...]

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Halloween in Italy guide

Halloween In Italy Is Celebrated (Here Is How They Do It)

Wondering if they celebrate Halloween in Italy? Halloween is a big deal in the United States. You’ve seen it in the movies - people decorate their houses, dress up their kids, host parties and perform trick or treating. But just how is it done in Europe - and does Italy celebrate Halloween? Let’s find out! [...]

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Rome neighborhoods complete guide

Rome Neighborhoods: Best Areas In Which to Stay or Live!

Rome neighborhoods offer some fantastic places to visit, each one more vibrant than the last.. From the places to go to eat, to modern department stores, to instagram worthy old streets, Rome has it all. In this article, we will explore just how Rome is divided up administratively and identify some of the best neighborhoods [...]

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roma pass review

Is the Roma Pass worth it? A comparison to other Rome city passes

When planning a trip to Rome, one of the first questions most travelers ask is: “Is the Roma Pass worth it?” The answer is not as easy as one might think. One reason is that there is no longer just one tourist pass for Rome. In recent years, a few additions to the Roma Pass [...]

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Best app to learn Italian

Best Apps to Learn Italian: These Will Make You Fluent

Off to Rome? You don’t need to speak italian, but it sure is fun if you can communicate with locals in italian! It’s just so much more satisfying - and a simple “grazie” or “ciao” goes a long way. Language apps like duolingo have become extremely popular due to their ease of use. For beginners, [...]

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What is aperitivo in Rome

What Is Aperitivo: Meaning, Types & Best Place to Try One

When in Rome – you simply must understand what is aperitivo in order to fully enjoy roman way of life! A welcome break from long hours trawling through museums or ruins, you’ll spot this little evening tradition happening on terraces and sidewalks throughout the city. So just what is an aperitif? Find out more about [...]

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List of the Trees in Rome

Trees In Rome: Pine, Orange, Tall & Other Types of Trees

You could be forgiven for thinking that there are no trees in Rome. If you imagine the eternal city, you’ll probably conjure up images of the Colosseum and the Roman Forum, bustling streets and roadside cafes. We’re pretty sure that you won’t be thinking much about trees! But you’d be wrong to think that Rome [...]

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Does it snow in Italy guide

Does It Snow In Italy Rome, Florence, Venice & More

Does it snow in Italy? Well, the answer is a very boring “that depends”. You are probably better off asking the question “does it snow in northern Italy?” - then the answer gets a resounding yes! Let’s check on the whens and wheres of the white stuff! How Often Does It Snow in Italy in [...]

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National animal of Italy history

National Animal of Italy: History, Reasons & Meaning

There is actually no official national animal of Italy. But, there is one that Italians from the north to the south would identify as their symbolic animal. Introducing the Grey Wolf, also known as the Apennine Wolf. Found in the northern mountain ranges of Italy, and also in neighbouring Switzerland, this animal has become the [...]

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Drinking age in Italy

Drinking Age in Italy: Everything about Italy Alcohol Law

It's time for the tough topic - The legal drinking age in Italy! A trip to Italy is - for many - all about the food and the drink! And whilst you don't really need to worry about whether pizza or carbonara is legal to consume, you will need to be aware of the drinking [...]

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