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The Art Of Fashion

The Art Of Fashion

Designer Payal Khandwala, who launched her self-titled fashion label in 2012, will open her first store on Thursday, October…


Things To Do This Weekend

Things To Do This Weekend

Listen to two different forms of fusion concerts that make up this year's One World Many Musics, the annual Indian contemporary…


Kinda 2,000 Years After His Death

Kinda 2,000 Years After His Death

Today marks the 2,000th anniversary of the Augustus’ death. In a city in which more than a few great leaders have…


Trapizzino, Rome’s OG Street Food

Trapizzino, Rome’s OG Street Food

Rome’s rapidly growing trend, “lo street food”, seems unstoppable. I’m not talking about food…


Gluten Dining & Food Shopping in Rome

Gluten Dining & Food Shopping in Rome

Pastries at Sans de Blé in San Paolo. In spite of Rome’s reputation as an epicenter of gluten consumption,…


Mordi e Vai in the Testaccio Market

Mordi e Vai in the Testaccio Market

Sergio Esposito preparing a panino all’allesso. When the new Mercato di Testaccio opened in July 2012, vendors and…


Hotel Review: DOM Hotel In Rome

Hotel Review: DOM Hotel In Rome

A very pricey cocktail in progress on the roof of the new-ish DOM Hotel. The DOM Hotel, a five-star luxury retreat, opened…


The Tiber River’s Last Eel Fishermen

The Tiber River’s Last Eel Fishermen

Cesare and Alfredo Bergamini have been fishing for eels in the Tiber since 1947. Now 74 and 77, respectively, the brothers…


Flavio Al Velavevodetto in Testaccio

Flavio Al Velavevodetto in Testaccio

Waaaay back in December 2012, I wrote a post in which I put Flavio al Velavevodetto(and few other places)…


Where to Eat in Rome During Holidays

Where to Eat in Rome During Holidays

UPDATED FOR 2014! There is a widely held misconception that during the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, Rome’s…