October 20, 2017

Caravaggio in Rome

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio spent several years in Rome before fleeing a death warrant in 1606 issued after he had committed murder. He was in Rome when the Catholic church was actively countering Protestantism, building […]

The best chocolate ice cream in Rome

Rome is full of gelaterie selling the most delicious of chocolate ice creams. To be hailed the best in Rome then takes something special. Something unexpected. Something maybe like burying a cherry in the centre […]

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