1st May concert in Rome

The concert of the 1st of May that is simply called by the name il Concerto del Primo Maggio by the Italians , is organized every year since 1990 as part of the celebrations of Labour day. The venue traditionally takes place in Piazza San Giovanni in Laterano in Rome, in front of the Cathedral and…

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World’s best pizza is going to Rome

We have already talked about pizza a couple of times since you can not live your life in Italy and do not have pizza at least once a week.  I have already mentioned that the world’s best pizza is rumuored to be made at the Antica Pizzeria da Michele in Naples since 1870. Da Michele…

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Vatican Museums for free on the last Sunday of every month

Some of you probably already know that Italian statal museums can be visited free of charge on the first Sundays of every month, but most of you probably will not believe that also the Vatican Museums are quite generous sometimes.  And in fact, you have free entrance if you are visiting on the last Sunday…

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Rome Ciampino airport is just a bus ride away from centre

Flying to Rome low cost? It’s time to celebrate as the Italian capital has just launched a new public transport route to Rome’s second most important airport: Ciampino. From today, Monday 18th september, the new ATAC bus line, number 720 will connect Rome’s city center with the capital’s secondary airport: Ciampino.  You can take the…

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Flights stop between Fiumicino and Malpensa, take the train!

While air traffic has been in steady rise in Europe  for about a decade now after the birth of countless low-cost  airlines connecting the coninent’s most improbable airports with each other, there are routes that seem to lose the fight against the new competetor: the high-speed train. This is just the situation in Italy where…

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