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Etruscans, if not in Rome, where? – Discover the Etruscan Museum

The Etruscan Museum of Rome is located right at the edge of Villa Borghese Park, on the opposite side of the Pincio Terrace, on the so called Villa Giulia Area. The Museums, where are stored some of the most important repertoes from the Etruscan civilization (in Italian Peninsula before the Romans), is hosted in the … Continue reading Etruscans, if not in Rome, where? – Discover the Etruscan Museum

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Borghese Gallery

Set in the biggest park of the center of Rome - park of Villa Borghese - the Borghese Gallery is a small and intimate museum which hosts world-class Sculptures and Paintings from the Baroque Period. Once the private collection of the Cardinal Scipione Borghese, this museum is a must to be seen site of Rome. … Continue reading Borghese Gallery

Distance from QuodLibet bed and breakfast and the Vatican Museums

Vatican Museums – just around the corner from our bed and breakfast

With its 4 miles of Galleries, the Vatican Museums goes from the Ancient Egypt to modern Art, and includes the Sistine Chapel with the Michelangelo's glorious frescoes and the Raphael Rooms. The Vatican Museums is definitely the most visited site of Rome, so it is essential to plan your visit to it if you want … Continue reading Vatican Museums – just around the corner from our bed and breakfast

Roof of the Pantheon with snow in Rome, by QuodLibet bed and breakfast

The Pantheon – The Majesty of the Ancient Rome

Lift up your head on entering. Our attention is caught straightaway by a ray of slanting sunlight shooting down from the "oculus", a 9- metre round aperture at the very top of the dome that illuminates the entire building. If it is raining, watch the falling water disappear into the floor's 22 virtually invisible holes. … Continue reading The Pantheon – The Majesty of the Ancient Rome

Spanish Steps – The fashion spot of Rome

On entering the piazza, one is immediately taken aback by such elegance: the yellow, brownish ochre-coloured buildings, Bernini's fountain and the celebrated Spanish Steps rising up towards the Church of Trinità  dei Monti, all helping to create a refined, eighteenth century atmosphere. It is therefore no coincidence that high-fashion brands, such as Gucci, Bulgari and … Continue reading Spanish Steps – The fashion spot of Rome

Navona Square by QuodLibet bed and breakfast in Rome with snow

Piazza Navona, the Baroque Masterpiece

Undeniably the most elegant and cheerful of all Roman piazzas, it was built on the site of Stadium of Domitian in the 1st Century A.D. and still preserves its outline. The piazza remains a highly popular meeting place for Romans and tourists alike, who drowsily soak up the sun and atmosphere in open air bars … Continue reading Piazza Navona, the Baroque Masterpiece