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P stop booth public toilet Rome Italy

P-stop: a new tourist service in Rome

What is a P-stop? Before answering that, we will need to talk about the… city tax. Yes, it’s annoying, and yes, it bites into your holiday budget. However, also yes: cities that charge tourists that particular amount also provide services in exchange for it, which are entirely funded with city tax money. One example would […]

Statue of emperor Augustus hit by the sun

Free water and cool churches: fighting the heat in Rome

So it’s official: the Copernicus satellite system has declared this month of June the hottest ever recorded. Tourists who were in Rome in the past few weeks probably don’t need that kind of validation – they felt it on their skin! Everywhere we looked we saw visitors fanning themselves with maps of the city, resorting […]

St. Peter's Basilica in Rome From Home to Rome Casina Rugantea

Rome orientation: the districts in the city center

When Rome was much, much smaller than it is now (it is the largest city of Italy, after all!) the old city was comprised of a number of different districts, each with their own name, boundaries and – as it were – character. Nowadays the name of those boroughs remains on some street plates and […]

Piazza del Popolo

One of the largest and famous square in Rome is without any doubt Piazza del Popolo with its enviable location at the end of the so-called Tridente (composed by via del Corso, via del Babuino and via di Ripetta) and at the foot of the Pincian Hill. This large square, whose name seems to derive […]


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