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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 drawn on the lessons of the emblematic…

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 trucks, which really really…

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, the Italian capital is actually…

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 shoppers did not universally…

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 on Via Giulia in central Rome…