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Roman Holiday: Our Airbnb Experiences Photo Shoot with Daniele de Gregorio

Imagine walking down the cobblestone lanes of Rome hand-in-hand with your loved one while a talented photographer captures image after image of you and your beloved in the Eternal City. Sounds like a dream, doesn’t it? Well, it was, and it happened to my husband and I after booking a photo shoot with Daniele de… Continue reading Roman Holiday: Our Airbnb Experiences Photo Shoot with Daniele de Gregorio

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Rome Tourist Attractions: The Pantheon

My favorite building in the entire world is the Pantheon. The Pantheon is, in my humble opinion, one of the best Rome tourist attractions. In the Eternal City, visiting the Pantheon is the first thing we do and the last. I have to see my beloved brown stone rotunda one last time before getting in… Continue reading Rome Tourist Attractions: The Pantheon

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An Affordable Roman Holiday—Free Things to Do in Rome

When we go on our annual trip to Rome, invariably someone says “woo-hoo, must be nice to be rich.” We’re far from rich (though I dare to dream), but I’ve found that trips to Rome can be comparable in price to those in the States. In fact, I usually find Chicago, New York, Philly, Phoenix,… Continue reading An Affordable Roman Holiday—Free Things to Do in Rome

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Rome Attractions: Nero’s Golden Palace

Roman history is filled with colorful characters, but few are so universally disliked as Nero. He is portrayed as cruel and debauched—a morally depraved man whose ego was more important than the citizens of Rome. The empire was appalled when he had his own mother put to death. If a man could be this brutal… Continue reading Rome Attractions: Nero’s Golden Palace

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Rome Restaurants: Great Places to Eat in Rome 2018

When you think of Roman food does your mouth start to water? Mine does! But truth be told, I didn’t have the best dining experiences the first time I was in Rome. I ate some rather cardboard-tasting pizza and bland pasta at too many Roman restaurants. I left the country a little puzzled about its… Continue reading Rome Restaurants: Great Places to Eat in Rome 2018