Category Archives: Things to Do in Rome

October 2017 Events in Rome: Calendar of What to do

October is easily one of my favorites months to be in Rome. The weather is perfect – chilly in the mornings and evenings, but still sunny most of the days. We even are sometimes blessed with an “ottobrata Romana” or Indian Summer. However, I won’t lie: my heart skipped a beat when I realized it […]

Ponte Sant’Angelo: Rome’s Bridge of Angels

Rome’s Tiber river does not have the fame of the Thames or the Siene, but it is an unmistakable part  of the city. Snaking through Rome in a winding trail, visiting or living in the Eternal City requires crossing the water on a regular basis. Luckily, there plenty of bridges which span the Tiber. The […]

50 Free Things to Do in Rome

Rome is full of world class museums, amazing eateries and beautiful scenery. While you can easily turn any stay in the Eternal City into an unforgettable luxury escape, there are also so many free things to do in Rome that it can be hard to know where to start. Gaze upon masterpieces by Caravaggio and […]

Rome’s 10 Must-See Attractions and Monuments

While I highly recommend getting off the beaten path, it is undeniable that Rome has some of the world’s most famous must-see attractions. It is nearly unthinkable, for example, to come to Eternal City and not even walk around the outside of the Colosseum. There are also world class museums, major monuments, ancient ruins and […]