A Rome Mural that “Eats” Smog: Hunting Pollution

Special paints used in the Ostiense mural help to clean the air

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Restaurants off the Beaten Path in Rome

The center of Rome is filled with a mix of truly fantastic and honestly horrible restaurants. Some are pure tourist traps, and others are booked out weeks in advance due to their well-deserved popularity. So if you want to outsmart the crowds and head to a more local spot, you…

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Where to Stay in Trastevere (2019)

The best hotels, apartment rentals and B&Bs in the Trastevere neighborhood of Rome.

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Rome Gets a Christmas Tree Sponsored by Netflix

Last year’s Christmas tree was a hilarious flop in Rome. It lost all of its needles shortly after it was set up in the middle of Piazza Venezia, earning the nickname “spelacchio” which means “baldy” – or “mangy” if you are feeling less kind. This year, the main Rome Christmas…

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What to Eat in Rome at Christmas

All the sweets and savory dishes you should order in Rome at Christmastime

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The Jewish Ghetto in Rome

Take a tour of the Jewish Ghetto in Rome, one of the city’s most unique neighborhoods

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Trattoria Pennestri in Rome

Trattoria Pennestri is a new restaurant serving excellent modern dishes that respect traditional recipes

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MACRO: Rome’s Contemporary Art Museum

MACRO – Rome’s contemporary art museum – is now free through 2019

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