“Don’t ask us for cuddles, wait for us to ask you.” This is one of the rules cats laid out to welcome their hungry guests at the delicious Romeow Cat Bistrot in Rome, one of our favorite restaurants in the Ostiense neighborhood. This cozy and minimalist cat café in the Ostiense neighborhood is their house and we … Read more
If you ask me, one of the best times to visit Rome is fall and early winter. If you are planning a trip to Rome in December be prepared to enjoy a fully festive atmosphere. Christmas markets, trees, and Nativity scenes all around are made even more cheerful by the colorful lights sprucing up the … Read more
A perfect and easy itinerary to explore Rome in 2 days. Our best tips on what to see with only two days in Rome, how to save time and places where to eat.
For anyone traveling to Rome for the first time, visiting the Colosseum is a must. But how many stray a bit further south towards the Circus Maximus to visit the wonderful Baths of Caracalla? Even though not really a hidden gem in Rome, this is one of the thousand-year-old attractions and one of Rome’s best … Read more
Autumn is starting and while it’s one of my favorite seasons, in Italy it can be pretty wet. If you are worried about what to do in Rome when it rains, fret not. First of all, there are many places to visit in Rome with bad weather, and second, even in Fall, you will find … Read more
Even though August in Rome is the busiest tourist month, I think October really is one of the best times to visit the eternal city. Summer temperatures are a memory, winter ones haven’t started yet and neither the usual autumn rainfalls. Knowing what to wear in Rome in October will have you prepared in case … Read more
Find where to eat the best gelato in Rome. With 40 places, this is the most up-to-date and extensive guide to the top artisan gelaterias in Rome including classics and new openings.
From glamorous hotels’ terraces to hipster city vibes, the eternal city has been nurturing a real love affair for panoramic aperitifs. No doubt, the perfect way to round off a long sightseeing day is with a drink or an aperitif in one of the best rooftop bars in Rome. Grabbing a table on a Roman … Read more
Who doesn’t want to dine in the best rooftop restaurants in Rome? Whether it’s for a romantic dinner or the pleasure of enjoying a delicious meal with a view, rooftop dining in Rome is always a favorite option among locals and tourists. Summer is usually very hot so having an al fresco dinner with a … Read more
Our first-hand in-depth guide to the best restaurants in Rome for every taste and preference.
Explore the museums of Rome to know the city and its history. A great way to spend a rainy day, these are the best Rome museums and exhibition halls.
Busy sightseeing and looking for a cheap eat? Discover our selection of the best street food places in Rome that will save you time and money!
Even though summer is the peak of the high season, travelers hardly hit the beaches in Rome, preferring the art and history of the city center. However, if you are staying for a few days and sometimes you really feel too hot in the city, it doesn’t hurt to keep in mind that there are … Read more
Find out what to pack for summer in Rome to face the merciless sun and the busy months. Check out our complete guide to what to wear in Rome in August.
You are super excited to be traveling to Italy but not sure what to include in your Rome packing list? Whatever season you are planning to travel, there are some items you should always pack for Rome. Years of experience both traveling abroad and living in Italy provided us with enough confidence to recommend what … Read more
Rome in August is definitely hot, but I love it. In August in Rome, there is a large organization of events, festivals, and concerts in several locations. Whether it’s along the river, in a park, or an opera with the settings of an ancient bath, summer in Rome is exciting and with plenty of things … Read more
The ultimate guide to finding the best neighborhoods where to stay in Rome. With our help, you will be able to pick the best area to stay in Rome for sightseeing, nightlife, great food and hidden gems.
My best tips for visiting the Colosseum. Find out the Colosseum opening hours, how to skip the line, the best time to go, what to see and why you need to go.