A Guide To Visiting San Pietro In Vincoli Rome Guide

San Pietro in Vincoli Rome

Rome is packed with beautiful churches. Each of them has interesting features – an intriguing history, unique architectural features, beautiful art pieces (statues, paintings, frescoes and more), and some even have archeological sites that testify of the many stratifications and phases of the history of Rome. One of my favorite churches is San Pietro in … Read more

A Guide To The Basilica Di Santa Maria In Trastevere, Rome

Santa Maria in Trastevere Rome

The Basilica di Santa Maria in Trastevere is one of my favorite churches in Rome. While the entire area of Trastevere is becoming increasingly more popular among tourists and is now a major nightlife hub in the Eternal City, the church remains a safe haven, away from the largest tourist crowds that are typical in … Read more

A Guide To Rome Mithraeum Temples

Rome Mithraeum

There are many interesting sites to visit in Rome. Obviously, if it is your first time in the city and you are in town for just a few days, you’ll want to concentrate on the most famous landmarks. But if you have a knack for archeology, or if you would like to get away from … Read more

A Guide To Visiting Villa Doria Pamphilj, Rome

Villa Doria Pamphilj

Villa Doria Pamphilj is one of the largest parks of Rome, located in an area that was once outside the walls of the city. It’s a gorgeous place to visit, whether you are looking to get away from the tourist crowds of Rome (it’s one of Rome’s hidden gems), or simply want to find some … Read more

Rome Off The Beaten Path: 32 Best Hidden Gems In Rome

Rome off the beaten path

Exploring Rome off the beaten path is extremely rewarding. The Italian capital has a plethora of interesting places that are lesser known to the big tourists crowds, and if you spend enough time there you shouldn’t miss the opportunity to go. Since I have been to Rome many times and even lived there, I have … Read more

A Guide To Visiting The Domus Aurea, Rome

Domus Aurea Rome

Also known as Nero’s Golden House, the Domus Aurea, Rome, is a truly unique site. This is a significantly lesser known place compared to many other nearby sites such as the Colosseum, the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill which are literally just across the street. Not many first-timers in Rome visit, and there are … Read more