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Getting Around Rome

Getting Around Rome

It is best to travel in Rome using public transportation, as driving here can be hellish especially if you are on a motorbike. Here are some tips that are helpful in going around the Eternal City.Stazione Termini This Metro underground railway station is the heart of the transport system. Not only does the two rail lines pass through here, but there is also a major bus station nearby.Beware of “fake” taxis Some private citizens dress up their cars to make it look like cabs, strategically locatin…

Rome Eating Guide

Rome Eating Guide

Eating is a pleasure in the Eternal City, with tons of different choices from its world-famous Italian cuisine. Here are some things that you should know in dining in at Rome. Trattoria – This is usually a family-owned diner that serves home cooking. It is actually considered more of an eating club rather than a restaurant. The trattoria has no menus, casual service, few food choices, low prices, and emphasis on having a steady clientele rather than having sophisticated cuisine. The food i…

Things To Do In Rome

Things To  Do In Rome

Fondly called the “Eternal City,” Rome is the capital of Italy, as well as the former capital of the vast Roman Empire that conquered lands from Britain to Mesopotamia. It is also in Rome where we find Vatican City, the smallest independent state and the seat of the Catholic faith. As a city that has witnessed the passing of time, Rome is known for its bustling modernity while keeping pride of their imperial past.The saying “Rome wasn’t built on a day” is an understatement. With so many temples,…