From Rome to Watergate

Italian connections to the infamous Washington landmark. Until the break-in that occurred the night of 16 June 1972 in the offices of the Democratic National Committee, the Watergate was known primar...

The Wanted in Rome Card 2019 is out now

Wanted in Rome is proud to announce the launch of The Wanted in Rome Card for 2019, debuting an exclusive partnership with S. Cecilia concert hall.  Following last year’s successful collaboration wit...

Climate change: Greta Thunberg comes to Rome

Rome's Fridays For Future to welcome Greta Thunberg on 19 April. Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish climate change activist, will participate in the Fridays For Future rally in Piazza del Popolo...

Alarm after smoke rises from escalator at Rome's Termini station

Three central Rome metro stations are currently closed. Rome's central train station Termini has closed one of its escalators after smoke was seen coming through the escalator steps leading to the re...

Milan ex-terrorist nabbed, finally admits 4 homicides

On the run through France, Mexico, Brazil and Bolivia. Cesare Battisti, 64, has been extradited back to Milan, after almost four decades on the run, to face trial for four homicides in 1978 and 197...

Italian government guidance for Brits in Italy

  Italian government decree sets out details of residency, healthcare rules. As Brexit looms and many British nationals living in Italy are unsure of how they will be affected, the Italian gover...

Clocks spring forward on 31 March

Daylight Saving Time 2019 begins on 31 March. Don’t forget to set your watches and clocks forward one hour at 02.00 Central European Time (CET) on Sunday 31 March.Central European Summer Time (CEST)...

Rome mural of Raggi with beer bottle

Rome street art in response to alcohol ban in S. Lorenzo. A mural depicting Rome mayor Virginia Raggi with a beer bottle in hand appeared on Via dei Dalmati in the city's S. Lorenzo district on 27 Ma...

Rome house prices continue to fall

Rome houses cost a quarter less than nine years ago. House prices in Rome have dropped by 25 per cent compared to 2010, according to the national statistics authority ISTAT. Nationwide figures sho...

Retake Roma stages clean-up blitz in Rome

3,000 Retake Roma volunteers clean up four areas of Rome on 31 March. Retake Roma, the voluntary non-profit movement which tackles the capital's urban decay, is staging a massive clean-up operation i...

Rome revives plan for Metro D

Fourth metro would link north and south Rome. Rome city council is reviewing plans to revive Metro D, Rome's fourth subway, according to the capital's mobility commission. First announced in 2005,...

UK parliament agrees to debate “leave EU” petition

Brexit debate scheduled for 1 April. The House of Commons has responded to the almost six million people who signed the petition to revoke Article 50 and remain in the EU, promising a debate on Monda...

Where to see Bernini masterpieces in Rome

Where to find Bernini's statues, fountains, paintings and architecture in Rome.Italian sculptor and architect Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598-1680) was a genius of the Baroque era who left an indelible mar...

Rome's lost museum of vintage toys

Rome's Museum of Games and Toys was never built.Around 33,000 antique toys belonging to the city of Rome remain in storage at Centrale Montemartini, more than 10 years after the city scrapped plans to...

Pope calls for rebirth of Rome during visit to mayor

Rome is an open, multicultural city, mayor Virginia Raggi tells pontiff. Pope Francis called on Rome city councillors to seek to bring about the "moral and spiritual rebirth" of the capital, during h...

No more camion bars and souvenir stands at Rome monuments

Rome mayor Virginia Raggi thanks predecessor Ignazio Marino. The Rome city administration now has the authority to move mobile snack bars and souvenir stalls away from cultural and archaeological sit...

Brits in Italy slow to sign “stop Brexit” petition

British nationals living in Italy are qualified to sign parliamentary petition to revoke Article 50. Only little over 5,500 British nationals living in Italy have signed a petition calling on the g...

Rome cancels metro maintenance contract

Contract revoked over escalator crisis at Rome metro stations. The Rome metro maintenance firm's contract has been terminated by the city's public transport company ATAC as three of the city's centra...

Baby dolphin sighted off Rome coast

Rome experts say group of ten dolphins included baby. A baby bottlenose dolphin has been sighted off Rome's southern coastline, according to Oceanomare dolphins Onlus. The organisation is involved...

Capitoline Museums close for Pope Francis visit

Pope Francis to visit Rome's mayor Virginia Raggi on 26 March. The Capitoline Museums will be closed until 14.00 on Tuesday 26 March for security reasons during the visit of Pope Francis to Rome's ci...

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