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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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Find Best Restaurants in Trastevere

The Best Restaurants in Trastevere Rome Italy – Pick Your Ideal Place

The Trastevere area of Rome is one that very much has a local vibe. With great restaurants that extend beyond the standard tourist fayre and a less frantic atmosphere, Trastevere is perfect if you want to explore local cuisine. There are some tourist traps, however! Let’s explore this vibrant area together and discover the best [...]

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New Years Eve in Rome fireworks

Rome New Years Eve: Plan Your Perfect Night Today

Rome wakes up from it’s post Christmas slumber with a series of Rome New Year's Eve events! Tourists and locals alike can join together to celebrate the New Year in Rome. We’ve put together this handy guide to help you plan just which events you want to attend. Let’s explore this magical time together. New [...]

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Christmas in Rome

Christmas In Rome 2022: All About Roman Christmas Celebration

Spending Christmas in Rome might be one of the best decisions ever. Rome is always a fascinating place to visit, but Christmas is absolutely magical. With the city lit up with twinkling lights, shopping underway and excitement on everyone’s faces, you will be lucky to be part of it. Let’s discover all there is to [...]

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Best carbonara in Rome

Best Carbonara in Rome: Including the Most Visited Roman Carbonara Restaurants!

Looking for the best carbonara in Rome? If you are anything like us you will be a carbonara fan. This delicious creamy pasta is a firm favourite amongst adults and kids alike. Usually made with traditional pasta, eggs and topped off with pork cheek, you can now get gluten free, dairy free and even halal [...]

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Rome in September

Rome in September Weather, Travel Tips & Places to Visit

Planning a trip to Rome in September? You may have made a good choice! In this article we will cover all that you can expect from your early Autumn trip to the Eternal City. From weather to events, where to stay and what to eat, we will cover it all in this guide. Read on [...]

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italian coffee tips

Italian Coffee – Is It the Most Neglected Roman Treasure on Your Itinerary?

When we think of Rome, what most of us visualize is the great Vatican City. The destination serves to be a pilgrimage center for thousands of religious practitioners from across the world. Renaissance frescoes and the work of Michaelangelo are what cover the tour itinerary of most Rome trips. Nowadays, people like to stay more [...]

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Rome in August

Rome Weather in August: Tips For Spending Perfect Summer

Rome weather in August is hot and the tourist attractions are often busy. But it is also a great time for exploring the city at night, for long dinners in the open air and even swimming. Why is August a Good Time to Visit Rome? The Vatican and the Colosseum will be very busy, but [...]

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What to wear in Rome

What to Wear & Pack for Rome: Tips from Locals

A trip to Rome is a dream for many. But on top of planning your logistics, hotels and sightseeing activities you will need to be sure to bring the right gear! Let’s explore what to wear for the weather in Rome in July, December and all the possibilities in between! Important to Know about Rome [...]

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