10 free experiences to enjoy in Rome

Rome, the Eternal City, Italy’s capital and one of the top destinations for tourism in Europe clearly doesn’t need much introduction as an interesting and beautiful place to visit. But what many don’...

How to celebrate Thanksgiving in Rome

Thanksgiving is not a holiday widely celebrated in Rome but there are some places offering traditional food and festivities on Thursday 23 November. The American Episcopal Church of Rome, St Paul’s W...

The Pantheon in 10 facts

1. The Pantheon in the historic centre of Rome was built by Emperor Hadrian between 119-128 AD. Before that, two buildings had existed on the same site but both burned to the ground leaving little tra...

Rome marks National Unity and Armed Forces Day

Military parade and Frecce Tricolori flyover in central Rome on 4 November.   Italian president Sergio Mattarella will attend the annual ceremony at Rome’s Altare della Patria to mark national unity...

Rome Jazz guide

Wanted in Rome's guide to the Jazz music venues in Rome. Alcazar LiveA new entry on Rome's jazz circuit, Alcazar Live in Trastevere is hosting some events for the 2017 Roma Jazz Festival. This former...

General strike in Rome on 27 October

Public transport and waste collection affected by general strike. Rome is braced for a venerdì nero, or black Friday, due to a general strike called by trade unions representing workers from the city...

Clocks go back on 29 October

Daylight will begin one hour earlier. Clocks go back one hour at 03.00 on the night between Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 October, bringing an end to daylight saving time, or 'summer' time. Mornings wil...

Top 10 beaches near Rome

For all you beach-lovers here is a selection of resorts within easy reach of Rome. Each one, ordered from north to south, offers either stabilimenti (private beaches with entrance fees and changing fa...

Festa della Repubblica in Rome

Highlight of national celebrations is Frecce Tricolori aeronautical display in Rome. The 71st celebration of the Festa della Repubblica marking Italy’s national day takes place in Rome and across I...

Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall in Rome

Prince Charles and Camilla Duchess of Cornwall to meet Mattarella and Gentiloni. Britain’s Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall will meet Italian president Sergio Mattarella at the Quirinale...

Clocks spring forward on 26 March

More light in the evenings but darker in the mornings. Don’t forget to set your watches and clocks forward one hour at 02.00 Central European Time (CET) on Sunday 26 March. Central European Summ...

St Patrick's Day in Rome

Rome's Irish community marks St Patrick's Day with numerous social events. St Patrick’s Day in Rome begins officially on Friday 17 March at 10.00, with the annual Mass for Lá Fhéile Pádraig being c...

Women in Italy strike on 8 March

Festa delle Donne marked by women abstaining from work. Women across Italy are striking from work, as well as abstaining from university classes and household chores, on 8 March, International Wome...

Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall to visit Italy

Royal visit to include Romania, Italy, Vatican and Austria. Britain's Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall will visit Italy and the Holy See as part of a tour which will also include Romania...

International Women’s Day in Rome

Free entry to Italy's museums for women on 8 March. Women in Rome and throughout Italy will have free entry to state museums and cultural sites on 8 March, as part of a nationwide initiative by the...

St Valentine’s Day in Rome

Some suggestions for a romantic Valentine’s Day in Rome. Numerous Valentine's Day events are taking place in the capital whose MAXXI Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI secolo and Chiostro del Brama...

New American ambassador to Italy

Trump names Lewis Eisenberg to represent US in Italy. Lewis Eisenberg, a 75-year-old financier and veteran New Jersey Republican fundraiser, has been named to represent Washington in Italy and San...

Emergency helicopter crashes near L'Aquila

Six people aboard when helicopter crashed in poor weather conditions. An emergency services helicopter has crashed in the central Italian province of L'Aquila, with six people aboard, according to...

Six avalanche survivors found at Abruzzo hotel

Rescuers airlift survivors to hospital from avalanche-hit hotel. Six people – reportedly four adults and two children – have been found alive at the Abruzzo hotel which was hit by an avalanche on 1...

Christmas for kids in Rome

Activities and events for babies and children in Rome over the Christmas season. 100 PRESEPI 24 Nov-8 Jan The 41st edition of this annual international nativity crib exhibition at Sala del Brama...

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