Top 5 Off the Beaten Track Sights in Rome

When in Rome, the Colosseum, the Forum and St Peter’s are the most popular sights on a tour. However, there are other, less busy but no less interesting attractions that every intrepid traveller should make an effort to visit. After I fell in love on my first 3 day visit to Rome, I returned once…

A few of my favourite things: Rome

Rome, with her ancient ruins and architecture, cobblestones and sunlit piazzas, drinking fountains on street corners and gelato shops on every block, is one of my favourite cities in the world. My first solo travel trip was also my inaugural trip to the Eternal City. It was autumn, the skies were clear and the day…

3 days in Rome, Italy

The Eternal City has been a magnet for tourists since the 17th century, and nothing much has changed since then. The crowds still flock to the centre of the Roman empire, eating gelato, paying their respect at St Peter’s Basilica and marvelling at the Colosseum. There’s so much to see, it’s best to have a…