Is this the Black Plague or the Coronavirus?
A peculiar event happened on Sunday afternoon in Rome's deserted streets.
Pope Francis walked along the huge artery of Via del Corso, which splits the city center in two.
Once noisy and crowded, at this time deserted and surreally quiet.
The head of the Catholic Church privately left the Vatican to visit Basilica
As a traveller I can define myself halfway between a bagpacker and a comfort lover. I have been working in tourism for years. Such as an insider if there is one thing I really do not like it's " where everybody goes, or the aseptic environment found in a room of large chain hotels, or the most popular restaurant on Tripadvisor. .
All my trips have been entirely tailor-made:
THE WEEKEND HAS FINALLY ARRIVED!
Raise your hand if you don't enjoy a well- deserved relaxing time on Saturdays and Sundays, abandoning the weekday frenzy!
I must confess that despite being a southern girl, I am a terrible chef and very lazy when it comes to cooking ( even more on Sundays! ). Since I've moved to Rome I discovered the faboulous and trendy concept
Around Christmas everyone behaves, around Christmas time everyone is good!
Since we have been little our parents used to warn us to better behave because Santa Claus knew everything, knew if we slept, if we ate, if we have been good or bad and all this could scare us and compromise our fantastic gift!
THE BEST PRESENT IS FOR YOURSELF!
These days, like every
- December 10, 2019
My name is Roberta, a southern blondie giraffe based in Rome.
HOW I COULD START???
I have been working in Tourism for a while, I am a traveler and when my boss asked me to write on this blog I had no idea, I was quite scared, asking myself oh my gosh would I be capable of doing this? How I could be engaging ? Nowadays bloggers have became professionals
If you’ve already been to Rome and you’ve never heard of Maritozzo, you missed out on the true essence of Roman life. Wondering now what a Maritozzo is? The answer is as simple as its ingredients and all encompassing as its usage.
The Maritozzo can be breakfast, dessert, and late snack: all in one. It’s the daily bread of the Romans since preindustrial times whereby
Vatican sights - what is FREE and what is charged for?
The Vatican City, the Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica are the major star attractions for first time visitors. We don’t want to miss out on them and they are certainly worth the cost. However, did you know that these must-sees are sometimes accessible for free?
Visiting St Peter's
Did you know that Segway is considered as a green vehicle?
It means that produces less harmful impacts to the environment than comparable conventional internal combustion engine vehicles.
Segway Tours have many benefits, including environmental, health and informative. Environmental benefits regard the fact that Segway, as zero-emission machinery, contributes
Sundhet. Karlek. Alder. Lycka.
This is what Skal means. Health, friendship, long life, happiness.
We had the honor of being welcomed in this important association as members of the Young Skal: such an exciting opportunity!
What are Skal and Young Skal
Skal is an International Association of Travel and Tourism Professionals.
The first Skal Club was founded in
Yes, it is that time of the year!
Lights, trees, music, sweets, gifts, shopping like pros… While all the children are filling up their gift lists, all the parents are getting crazy to organize everything.
Christmas in Italy is pretty serious!
THE BEGINNING OF EVERYTHING
The tradition marks the beginning of Christmas Holidays on Dec 8th, with the day of “Immacolata”