Sometimes Rome gives me the old time feels. Just thought you should know.
Everyone, ev-er-y-one, is on vacation. Almost everything is closed for ferie. Trying to get a reservation for tonight was a challenge. The near empty streets are pretty awesome, though. I love turning the corner and spotting a landmark like Santa Maria Maggiore. Buon Ferragosto!
On my first trip to Rome, I was terrified of the city because I was almost hit by a motorino on the sidewalk. Sidewalks, riding the wrong way down one way streets, holding umbrellas while driving in the rain, cell phones jammed into helmets for a cheap handsfree solution? I’ve seen it all. But, when […]
Sometimes when I’m running early, or often times when I’m running late as well, I’ll wander through the streets of Rome on my way to meet a friend. The Pantheon is impressive, but one of my favorite spots to pause at night is right next door, in front of Basilica di Santa Maria sopra Minerva. […]