Rome museums free for Six Nations ticket holders

Italy's rugby federation partners with city and state museums in Rome. There is free admission to 16 Rome museums for ticket-holders of the 2019 Six Nations rugby tournament during the weekends of th...

Rome tests driverless buses

Driverless electric mini buses could be used in central Rome. Self-driving electric minibuses could be "the future" for pedestrian areas of central Rome, according to the capital's mobility councillo...

Rome celebrates St Patrick's Day

Rome's Irish community marks St Patrick's Day on 17 March. St Patrick’s Day in 2019 falls on a Sunday meaning that it will be a weekend of celebrations in honour of Ireland's patron saint. The day i...

Gaelic football in Rome

How Ireland's national sport has been embraced by Italians and international expats in Rome. “It’s like a cross between rugby and soccer, with a little bit of basketball!”Gaelic football might not be...

Rome to restore Vota Garibaldi sign in Garbatella

Uproar in Garbatella after historic sign painted over by mistake. Rome city council says that the historic inscription "Vote Garibaldi" will be restored after being removed by mistake from the city's...

Tourists caught flying drone over Colosseum

Chinese tourists violate Rome's no drone policy. Three Chinese tourists were detained by Rome police after being caught flying a drone over the Colosseum and the Arch of Constantine on 13 March. T...

Rome considers microchips for cats

Rome city council studies new proposals regarding welfare of cats. Rome's environment commission has recommended several new rules regarding the protection and welfare of animals, subject to approval...

Rome's Palazzo Massimo alle Colonne opens once a year

Renaissance palace in Rome open each 16 March from 07.00-13.00. Palazzo Massimo alle Colonne, a Renaissance palace fronting onto Rome's Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, opens to the public each year on 16...

British drivers warned of Rome mirror scam

Motorists conned into paying cash over fake accidents in Rome.British tourists driving in Rome have been advised by the British Foreign Office to be aware of a ploy used by criminals who simulate car...

Italy vs France in Six Nations rugby in Rome

French rugby fans come to Rome for Six Nations match against Italy. The Azzurri meet France in the 2019 Six Nations rugby tournament at Rome's Olympic Stadium at 13.30 on Saturday 16 March. The ga...

Palazzo Farnese at Caprarola: enchanting day trip from Rome

The Farnese palace above Lago di Vico in north Lazio is a monument to the Farnese family and to the Mannerist style. The Monti Cimini with their volcanic lakes of Lago di Vico and Lago di Bolsena lie...

Alternative places to study in Rome

With the spring semester in full force, finding new places to study could be a good way to boost work ethic. Taking a break from the library or the house and discovering a new environment might seem i...

Gucci fashion show in Rome's Capitoline Museums

Gucci to donate towards restoration of Tarpeian Rock at Roman Forum. Luxury fashion house Gucci will present its 2020 Cruise collection fashion show on 28 May in the Capitoline Museums in Rome. Th...

4,000 apply for 200 jobs as Rome city bus drivers

200 new Rome bus drivers central to ATAC recovery plan.Rome public transport company ATAC has received 3,853 applications for 200 available positions as bus drivers. The almost 4,000 applicants will...

Rome's Colosseum raises ticket price by a third

Colosseum to hike standard ticket price to €16 later this year. Tickets prices at the Colosseum are set to rise by one third in November when the standard fare will increase from €12 to €16. In addit...

Rome celebrates 2,772nd birthday on 21 April 2019

Rome's birthday celebrations for Natale di Roma include historical re-enactments including a costumed parade and gladiator fights. Rome celebrates its 2,772nd birthday on 21 April which this year coi...

Rome blog Roma fa schifo risks closure

Rome city police report Roma fa schifo blog for defamation. The chief of Rome's municipal police force, Antonio Di Maggio, has reported Roma Fa Schifo, the blog which highlights the ills of the capit...

Rome's WFP and FAO mourn eight dead in Ethiopia air crash

19 United Nations personnel among 157 killed in Ethiopian Airlines crash. Flags are flying at half mast at the Rome World Food Program (WFP) and the Food and Argiculture Organization (FAO) as the Uni...

Where to see Caravaggio paintings in Rome

Caravaggio paintings can be found in churches and palaces across Rome. The masterful paintings of 16th-century artist Michelangelo Merisi (1571-1610), better known as Caravaggio, continue to fascinat...

Colosseum turns green for St Patrick's Day in Rome

Ireland's Global Greening campaign includes Colosseum and Irish embassy in Rome. The Colosseum will once again be illuminated in green lights as part of Ireland's annual Global Greening campaign for...

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