The unnamed store in the Prati district of Rome closed "out of respect for our customers," the owner told an Italian newspaper.
California natives Finnegan Elder, 21, and Gabriel Natale-Hjorth, 20, were sentenced on Wednesday to life imprisonment for murder.
Italian police say the officer was arrested in Rome while meeting with a Russian officer to hand over documents in exchange for money.
An American tourist who stole a shard of marble from ancient Roman ruins has mailed the piece back to Italy, pleading for forgiveness. The National Roman Museum told Il Messagero it recently received a parcel from Atlanta, Georgia, containing a rock covered with the words: “To Sam, love Jess, Rome […]
Italians violently protested lockdown measures imposed Monday after a boom in COVID-19 cases. Gyms, pools, cinemas, and theatres were required to close until November 24, and bars and restaurants were forced to close by 6 p.m. each day. Demonstrators clashed with police officers in cities like Rome, Turin, Milan, and […]
Private security at Rome’s Colosseum caught a tourist carving his name onto a pillar on the ancient structure, CNN reported. The tourist, identified as a 32-year-old man visiting from Ireland, used a metal point to inscribe his first and last initials on the structure’s first floor. In Italy, damaging a […]
Italy is scrambling to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus within its borders as cases of COVID-19 soar. Italy has the most cases outside of Asia. As of Wednesday evening, 12 people there had died from the disease. The country has put almost a dozen towns under lockdown, cancelled […]
https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php Adrian Cozzani is a self-described “time artisan” who has dedicated his life to handcrafting hourglasses, sundials, and other timepieces. He opened his store and workshop, Polvere di Tempo – meaning “dust of time” in Italian – 30 years ago. Tourists flock to the shop to buy these unique souvenirs […]
Travel & Leisure released its list of the 50 Best Places to Travel in 2020. The list is compiled by Travel & Leisure editors as well as travel writers, advisors, and other experts. Destinations were chosen based on their prominence in the “global conversation” as well as “perennial favourites that […]
FacebookCEO Mark Zuckerberg’s hair was a topic of conversation on social media as the tech CEO testified before Congress on Wednesday. One congresswoman even brought up his hair during the hearing. His hair inspiration might be Augustus Caesar, whom Zuckerberg has said he admires. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more […]
The Cavalcade Classiche brought more than 80 vintage Ferraris to Rome. It was the third year for the event. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. There’s nothing wrong with vintage Ferraris at Pebble Beach, basking in the California sun as they await million-dollar auctions. But somehow, the Prancing Horse […]
When in Rome, eat as the Romans do. The Pantheon and Colosseum are nice to gawk at, but the true monuments in Rome are pizza, gelato, and endless pasticceria. First time visiting the Eternal City? These are the top cheap and delicious classics that every foodie needs to get a […]
Trapizzino is one of Rome’s favourite street foods. It is a hybrid between a pizza and a sandwich filled with traditional Roman dishes like oxtail or tripe. It was invented by Roman pizza chef Stefano Callegari in 2008. We visited Trapizzino in Piazza Trilussa, in Rome’s neighbourhood of Trastevere. Trapizzino […]
Pieces from a Norwegian Air Boeing 787 detached from the plane fell onto an island outside Rome, damaging cars and homes. The plane was forced to turn back to the airport after what Norwegian said were “indications of a technical failure of one of the engines.” One resident said the […]
Taking a moment to sit and kick back on Rome’s iconic Spanish Steps is officially illegal. The new ordinance went into effect on July 8, but the Associated Press reports that it wasn’t until this week that police officers in yellow vests started to deploy the new law. As part […]
You can now hire an Instagram boyfriend or the day in Rome. A travel company is offering the package as an add-on to their “Rome in One Day” tour, allowing travellers to ensure they get the perfect candid snaps for Instagram. However, the whole package will set you back €1,085 […]
Bones were found underneath the flooring of the Vatican’s embassy to Italy on Monday. Investigators are now looking into whether they may be connected to the 1983 disappearance of Emanuela Orlandi. Here’s what we know about the case so far. On Monday, workers renovating an annex of the Vatican’s embassy […]