Tag Archives: archeology tour Rome

Rome in a day: 7 must-see sites of Italy’s capital city

Rome may not have been built in a day, but can you see the main highlights of Rome in a day? If you only have a short amount of time in Rome, what are the absolute must-see sites to visit … Continue reading

Posted in Italy Tours, Rome, Rome & Venice, Rome Tours, Travel Tips, Vatican Tours | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Rome in a day: 7 must-see sites of Italy’s capital city
Rate this post:
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...

It’s a sign – what to do in Italy

The best way to experience Italy is with the locals. And to do so, there is no better way than to follow the signs. Around cities and small towns, Italians place posters advertising events, markets, concerts, festivals, Renaissance fairs, parades … Continue reading

Posted in Fiesole, Florence, Italy Tours, Italy Tours: Best Tours in Tuscany, Rome, Rome & Venice, Rome Tours, Siena, Tuscan experiences, Tuscany, Venice, Wine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on It’s a sign – what to do in Italy
Rate this post:
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...

Easter in Rome 2013

The Columba – traditional Roman Easter dessert With spring in the air and a new Pope in the Vatican, Rome is certainly a great and exciting place to visit this Easter…and that’s before we even start on the chocolate! Attending Mass … Continue reading

Posted in Italy Tours, Rome & Venice, Rome Tours, Vatican Tours | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Easter in Rome 2013
Rate this post:
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...

Conclave at the Vatican

In light of the recent shock resignation of Pope Benedict XVI, the Vatican has announced today that it has already begun closing off areas of the Vatican for the upcoming Conclave. Here is the communication received by the Vatican:

Posted in Art Tours Italy, Rome, Rome & Venice, Rome Tours, Vatican Tours | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments
Rate this post:
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...

Roaming Rome: Villa Borghese

Just beyond the bustling city centre of Rome, just up beyond the Spanish Steps, is Rome’s largest public park, the Villa Borghese. Take a walk through on the weekend and you’re likely to be mingling amongst locals out enjoying their … Continue reading

Posted in Art Tours Italy, Rome, Rome & Venice, Rome Tours, Vatican Tours | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments
Rate this post:
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...

Roaming Rome: sights & signs of this great city!

Whether it be getting gloriously lost amongst the cobbled streets, stopping for a glass of wine, shopping, visiting the must-see sights, going to the Vatican, or just taking in the atmosphere, walking around Rome is delightful. We wanted you to … Continue reading

Posted in Rome & Venice, Rome Tours, Vatican Tours | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments
Rate this post:
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...

Momentous day for Rome’s most magnificent monument!

  After months of talks, the restoration of the Coliseum in Rome is set to begin tomorrow – 31st July, 2012. And just as Rome wasn’t built in a day, the Coliseum won’t be restored so quickly either. Each of … Continue reading

Posted in Rome, Rome & Venice, Rome Tours | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments
Rate this post:
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...

UNESCO International Jazz Day event in Rome, Italy

On April 27th, the UNESCO First Annual International Jazz Day kicks off its series of events being held around the world. The official launch is being held at the UNESCO Headquaters in Paris and will feature jazz legend and UNESCO … Continue reading

Posted in Italy Tours, Rome, Rome & Venice | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments
Rate this post:
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...

Vatican Museum on Time Magazine’s list of The Most Influential Places in History

  And we have no argument with that!* Time magazine states, ‘The museums house Raphael’s The School of Athens, Leonardo da Vinci’s St. Jerome in the Wilderness and the Belvedere Torso as well as Michelangelo’s masterpiece, the Sistine Chapel. More … Continue reading

Posted in Art Tours Italy, Rome, Rome & Venice, Rome Tours, Vatican Tours | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment
Rate this post:
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...

Happy 2765th Birthday to Rome, Italy

Although she doesn’t look a day over 2000, today is in fact the 2765th birthday of Rome, Italy. Rome’s birthday was calculated by Roman mathematician and astrologer Lucius Taruntius Firmanus who, in the 1st century BC worked out that the … Continue reading

Posted in Rome, Rome & Venice, Rome Tours | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Happy 2765th Birthday to Rome, Italy
Rate this post:
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...