Guide To The Monuments Of The Roman Forum

Visiting the Roman Forum is a highlight for anyone traveling to Rome. The 2,000 year old site, now a sprawling expanse of romantic ruins, was once the beating heart of the Roman Empire. Walking through it, you’re treading the same ground where ancient Rome’s most important events unfolded. Exploring the Roman Forum can seem overwhelming … Read more

Guide To Rome’s Colosseum In 2024: What To See & Essential Tips

Planning a trip to Rome? Don’t miss the Colosseum, an iconic symbol of the ancient Roman Empire! This monumental amphitheater, standing for nearly 2,000 years, is a marvel of ancient architecture and the largest of its kind in the world. Despite centuries of wear and tear, the Colosseum remains remarkably well-preserved, allowing us a glimpse … Read more

25 Must Visit Museums In Rome Italy

Rome is a cultural wonderland, brimming with artistic riches. Nearly every street leads to a museum, each offering a unique glimpse into different eras and styles. From ancient masterpieces to contemporary works, there’s something to please every kind of art lover. In this guide, you’ll get an overview of the 25 best museums in Rome … Read more

The Ultimate 10 Days In Italy Itinerary, For First Timers

There’s nowhere more romantic (or popular) than Italy. The word “Italy” conjures visions of crumbling Roman ruins, rolling cypress-studded landscapes, and secret canals. Italy is rich in history, culture, and food. Italy’s magnificent cities boast some of the world’s best churches, palaces, museums, and historic sites. Rome, Florence, and Venice shine as hubs of stunning … Read more

Guide To Rome’s Capitoline Museums, A Remarkable Collection of Antiquities

Are you planning a visit to the Capitoline Museums in Rome and have a passion for Greco-Roman sculpture? This museum is a top destination for anyone looking to delve into the ancient world, and I’ve got the perfect guide for your visit. Situated on the prime real estate of the Piazza dei Campidoglio on Capitoline … Read more

The Perfect 3 Days In Rome Itinerary

Rome is an endlessly inspiring and ethereal classic beauty, aptly dubbed the Eternal City. Its artistic heritage were, without a doubt, the Roman Empire and the papacy. Both left indelible marks on the city. With so many stunning attractions, it’s essential to have a plan of attack to make the most of your time. This … Read more

Guide To The House Of Augustus On Palatine Hill

The House of Augustus was the home of Rome’s first emperor Augustus. It stands as a symbol of the transition of Rome from a republic to an imperial empire. The House of Augustus opened in 2014 after decades of excavation. The site is basically a “new attraction,” only open on a limited basis only with … Read more

Guide To Palazzo Spada & The Borromini Perspective Gallery

Palazzo Spada is a magnificent Renaissance palace named after Cardinal Bernardino Spada. The cardinal purchased the palace in 1632. He hired famed architect Francesco Borromini to transform the building to beautiful effect. If you’re wondering whether the off the beaten path Palazzo Spada is worth a visit, the answer is yes — especially if you’ve … Read more