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8 places at which to taste the best gelato in Rome

Gelato is no standard ice cream. It is a creamier more luxurious version (which is surprising, since there is less cream in it that in ice cream!). Gelato is a decidedly Italian dessert that dates back to the 16th century. Rumour has it; it was first created in Florence and has since spread worldwide! You [...]

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Where to buy handicrafts in Rome ?

If you are thinking about picking up some souvenirs when in this fabulous city, then make sure you don’t fall into a tourist trap. Things not to buy in Rome include anything in a tourist souvenir shop! Think magnets of the Pope in memory of a Papal audience , key rings with the Colosseum hanging [...]

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Digital Nomad in Rome: where to work on your computer

Life in Rome as a Digital Nomad can be many things. Expensive. Overwhelming Frustrating. HOT! However, there is so much advantage and beauty to living away from the rat race and exploring this beautiful city at your own pace. The fact that Rome is a global city means you do have the chance to seek [...]

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The 7 Best Places to take Beautiful Pictures of Rome

Rome is certainly breathtaking – the famous historical sights for which the city is renowned make for stunning backdrops for photos. The Colosseum, St Peter’s Basilica and the Pantheon are just some of the famous attractions that feature in most tourists’ pictures of Rome at the end of a trip. On top of that there [...]

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Rome off the beaten tracks: 5 100% local addresses

Get away from the tourist trail and uncover these lesser known Rome attractions like a local. Rome! It’s a city many dream of visiting – historical treasures, the Vatican City and a fantastic atmosphere combine to make Rome a place teeming with attractions and sights. But the popularity of Rome’s lifestyle, cafes and bustling streets [...]

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Where to find the best pizza in Rome ?

Where do we start when talking about Rome’s fantastic food offerings ! Whether it’s the world famous pasta or gelato, Rome is a foodie heaven. Lunch and Dinner are not something to be rushed here as you sit and take in the atmosphere. Expect seasonal produce, excellent  wine and a gorgeous dessert menu  when eating [...]

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Facts about Rome: 5 things to know before visiting Rome

Rome is one of the most visited cities in the world for many reasons. There are the architecture and history of ancient Rome, the Italian flair and food, and the art – to mention but a few facts about Rome. Because of the thousands of tourists flocking to Rome’s attractions at any given time, it’s [...]

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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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Doing it the Roman way: ultimate travel tips for Rome

Calling all fellow tourists! Whether you’re young or old, rich or poor. If you’re wanting to go on a trip to marvelous Rome, you’re in luck. For this article is fully devoted to the where, when, and how of your upcoming trip to Rome, and will reveal all the best travel tips for Rome. Find [...]

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Day trip from Rome to Pompeii : a complete guide on how to get there

Visiting Pompeii, the ancient Roman city that was buried under volcanic ash for hundreds of years, is one of the most popular day trips from Rome. Figuring out how to get from Rome to Pompeii, what there is to see, and whether an organised Rome to Pompeii tour is worth it, is not always that [...]

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