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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 learned the profession from…

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) on notice. That year, Flavio,…

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 restaurants shut down and…