Giordano Bruno in Campo de’ Fiori

Campo dei Fiori is a section of Rome that lies west of Largo Argentina and just across the street from Piazza Navona. During the day the central piazza is the location of an open-air market.

Best Kept Secret in Rome?

I’m going to let you in on one of the best-kept Secrets of Rome.  It’s a short walk from the most famous part of town, but just far enough off the beaten path that you’ll have it all to yourself.  What is it? Take the B line and…

Woman Dressed as a Guinness

When in Rome, Drink Like an Irish

Italy is known for its wine, not its beer.  Depending on how long you stay here, you might find yourself pining for a break from Birra Moretti and Nastro Azzuro.  On such an occasion, it’s only natural to want to throw back a few rounds of Kilkenny beneath a giant mural of James Joyce.  Here then are three Irish pubs within a Blarney Stone’s throw from…

Cleaning the Sistine Chapel

Nothing more than the intangible way of drawing the world signals the end of it… and the birth of a new one!