Now, I am fan of cigarette and beer vending machines… But this strictly Pocket Coffee contraption might be the most beautiful one yet.
Whereas the ochre and terra cotta give Rome a sun kissed aura in summer, the city shows its age in winter. The fading colors and decaying structures are antiqued under a grey sky. It was a good day for a walk.
This is the time of year that makes me fall in love with the city all over again. The light on the terra cotta colored buildings is soft, the trees are in bloom, neighbors are smiling, the nightclub under my house has reopened. Ah, wait. The last one is NOT my favorite thing about spring. […]
Last night, we had a RIDICULOUS storm. News agency are reporting that 80,000 lightning strikes hit northern Italy in 24 hours, and we had our fair share of bolts in Rome. In a city where many commuters zip around on motorini, inclement weather is not exactly desirable. That’s why some people opt for the all-terrain, […]
I love my Roman apartment. I am 99.9% ready to sign another year lease tomorrow. But there is just that 0.01% of me that wishes I lived here: Fun tip that I heard recently: If you are trying to select an apartment in Rome, make sure it is on the fourth floor or above. That […]