Rome travel

Staying cool in Rome

Staying cool in Rome

Taking it easy is the only strategy to cope with the Roman summer heat. When the cobblestoned alleys turn into an oven, go indoors to restaurants with airconditioning, jump in a pool or take daytrips to the Castelli Romani. I wrote some outdoor suggestions for Let’s Go Mag’s 25 hot…

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The Rome Digest Launches Today

The Rome Digest Launches Today

The Rome Digest, an online news portal for dining, drinking and food shopping in Rome, launches today. I am proud to be part of this iniative, together with my friends and colleagues Sarah May Grunwald, Hande Leimer, Katie Parla and Gina Tringali. All women, all sommeliers and local food experts…

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Roman horn tooting (100% Rome)

Roman horn tooting (100% Rome)

Ecco: the new 100% Rome. Updating this guidebook was the reason I came back to the Eternal City last Summer. I pounded the pavement, sometimes with 30+°C temperatures, to find exciting sights, shops and restaurants and re-checked previous entries (disclaimer: not all entries are personal favorites, but I had to…

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