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READY, STEADY, GO! LESS THAN ONE MONTH TO THE ROME MARATHON!

By | February 24, 2015

Twenty-five days are actually left to the greatest sport event in Italy given the number of participants: Rome Marathon 2015, come this year to the 21st edition. This International race across the Eternal City’s center will be held on March 22nd, the very first Sunday of spring. Those who wish to take part to it […]

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QUIRINAL PALACE ON THE QUIRINAL HILL: 1,200 ROOMS ON 110,000 m² SOON OPEN TO PUBLIC!

By | February 20, 2015

Did you know the largest palace in the world is in Rome and it’s the abode of the President of the Italian Republic? Well, this incredibile building will be very soon open to everyone on a daily basis: one of the first disposals by the newly elected President Sergio Mattarella aims at making of it […]

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ST. VALENTINE’S DAY AT THE MUSEUM!

By | February 12, 2015

Fall in love with art and visit one of the many museums in Rome on St. Valentine’s day! We shortlisted for you the main State museums in the Eternal City, where you might find some special discounts on entrance tickets: Colosseum  Piazza del Colosseo (metro line B, stop Colosseo) Villa Adriana (in Tivoli) Largo Marguerite […]

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ROMAN CARNIVAL, BAROQUE CARNIVAL

By | February 10, 2015

Carnival celebrations will reach their peak between this week and the next one, Fat Thursday being on February 12 and Shrove Tuesday on February 17. Rome Carnival’s typical style is Baroque: everything is meant to take the Eternal City four hundred years back, from masquerades to horse parades and even fireworks, which have been specifically […]

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QUALIFICATION TOURNAMENTS FOR INTERNAZIONALI DI TENNIS IN ROME

By | February 6, 2015

The yearly coolest tennis event in Rome will occurr in three months, but preparations already started last week. The world renowned Internazionali di Tennis will be played in the elegant backdrop of Foro Italico from 9 to 17 May 2015. What we mean by ‘preparations’ are in fact qualification tournaments which have been taking place […]

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MASKS, PARADES, BATTLES AND FOOD: IT’S TIME FOR CARNIVAL

By | February 2, 2015

Venice holds the most famous one, but several Italian cities from North to South made of it a reason of proud, taking it as their own symbol and with it attracting visitors from all over the world. We are referring to Carnival, the two-week yearly event occurring between February and March which is strictly related […]

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