Category Archives: Rome

3 Days in Rome: Itinerary Ideas for Visiting the Eternal City

The Eternal City is one of the most fascinating cities you’ll find anywhere on the planet, and having just 3 days in Rome means that time is pretty tight. The good news is that a 3 day itinerary for Rome is totally do-able, but you’ll need to plan your time carefully to make the most […]

Episode #101: Tales from the Pantheon, Rome

Listen to “Tales from the Pantheon, Rome” on Spreaker. Join us as we pay a visit to the incomparable Pantheon in the heart of Rome. Nearly 2,000 years old, but incredibly well preserved – it is fascinating for both its architecture and history and there’s always something new and interesting to learn every time you visit. […]

Episode #098: Vatican Museums: Tips and Highlights for Your Visit

Listen to “Vatican Museums: Tips and Highlights for Your Visit” on Spreaker. In this episode, join us as we take a virtual walk through one of the most important and most visited attractions in Rome – the Vatican Museums. This huge complex holds a wealth of art and history and in pre-pandemic times would see […]

Episode #096: A Wander Through Trastevere

Listen to “A wander through Rome’s romantic Trastevere district” on Spreaker. In this episode, we head to Rome’s charming district of Trastevere. Just over the river Tiber from the Centro Storico, you can wander cobbled streets draped in vines and eat at trattorie that have been around for decades. It’s a neighborhood whose character endures […]

Episode #033: Foodie finds in the Sabine hills near Rome

Listen to “Foodie finds in the Sabine hills near Rome” on Spreaker. Not far from Rome, you can step into another world when you visit the beautiful and ancient Sabine hills. Known for its abundant natural produce, historic hilltop towns, and artisan traditions, it’s an easy day trip from Rome. Or you may want to […]

Episode #029: What to eat in Rome – must try dishes and where to try them

Listen to “Delicious dishes to eat in Rome (and where to try them)” on Spreaker. Rome is one of the world’s great food cities. And it pays to have a plan for eating its iconic dishes when you get there. We share our best tips on what to eat in Rome – the best of […]

Episode #027: How to choose where to stay in Rome – a district by district guide

Listen to “How to choose where you should stay in Rome” on Spreaker. Are you getting overwhelmed by all the accommodation choices in Rome? It’s not surprising as there are over 700 hotels and around 30,000 AirBnB listings in the city. So you need to be strategic when you’re searching for the perfect place to […]

Episode #017: Secrets of Rome with Erica Firpo

Listen to “Secrets of Rome – discovering the city beyond the main highlights” on Spreaker. Rome has enchanted visitors for well over 2,000 years. And while the main highlights of Rome – the Colosseum, Vatican, and Trevi Fountain – are on most must visit lists, make time to seek out some lesser known sights. These […]