Borghese Gallery a few minutes from QuodLibet bed and breakfast in Rome

Sights to book in Advance in Rome

From the Coliseum to the Domus Aurea, together with the Borghese Gallery There are a couple of must to be seen sights of interest in Rome that should be booked in advance: some of them because the reservation is mandatory, some of them because they are extremely busy (some sort of bottle necks of the … Continue reading Sights to book in Advance in Rome

the Etruscan. museum - Valle Giulia - Rome - QuodLibet bed and breakfast

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

Rome National Museum of Modern Art - Valle Giulia - QuodLibet bed and breakfast

Modern Art National Museum – Rome

The so called GNAM (Galleria NazionaleArte Moderna) is the only Italian National Museum Completely dedicated to the Modern and Contemporary Art, located in Rome. In a city like Rome, where people mainly think about ancient art (mainly Roman and Etruscan) the Galleria Nazionale di Arte Moderna, together with the MAXXI (Modern Art from the 21st … Continue reading Modern Art National Museum – Rome

Tram 19 Rome

Rome Tram 19 – "A Streetcar Named Desire"

I Don't know why every time I see this Tram in Rome, the tram 19, I find it so fascinating. The reason is not clear to me at all. They are old (this Model of Tram called "Stanga", started to work in 1947), slow - sometimes with my bike I'm faster - and definitely not … Continue reading Rome Tram 19 – "A Streetcar Named Desire"

The Vatican with Snow in Rome, by QuodLibet bed and breakfast

Walk in Rome from Vatican To Trastevere and Gianicolo Hill

A walk along the Tiber from St. Angelo Castel to the Tiberina Island Walk through St. Peter’s Square to Borgo Santo Spirito, then from Piazza Della Rovere take Via della Lungara and reach Santa Maria in Trastevere. On Via Della Lungara you can decide to stop at Palazzo Corsini to see the Raphael Rooms, or to … Continue reading Walk in Rome from Vatican To Trastevere and Gianicolo Hill

the view from Sant.Angelo castle - QuodLibet bed and breakfast

From QuodLibet to St. John in Lateran passing through the Coliseum

Campo dei Fiori, the JEwish Quarter and The Capitoline Hill Here you have a very nice walking path that gives you the opportunity to walk along some of the nicest spots of the historic city centre of Rome: You will be passing through St. Peter’s Square, St. Angelo Castle and St. Angelo Bridge, Via Giulia, the market at Campo Dei Fiori (the … Continue reading From QuodLibet to St. John in Lateran passing through the Coliseum

Rainy day in Rome at QuodLibet bed and breakfast

Rainy day in Rome

This morning was the beginning of another rainy day of this very rainy November in Rome. We were in our water and wind proof terrace, waiting for our guests to come to have their breakfast. A bit later today since the atmosphere outside was inviting to stay a bit longer in bed. A cozy atmosphere … Continue reading Rainy day in Rome

Prati District in Rome

Trionfale Market – Food Lovers in Rome

Food Lovers, and people who want to find local, non touristy, everyday life spots with some strong character in it, should definitely pay a visit to the Trionfale Market in Rome, which is the biggest covered market in town (in the center of Rome). Trionfale Market is just 450 meters from QuodLibet bed and breakfast, … Continue reading Trionfale Market – Food Lovers in Rome

the view from the Pincio at night in Rome - QuodLibet bed and breakfast

Walk in Rome from the Spanish Setps to St. Mary Major

Passing through the Pincio Terrace, the Borghese Park, Via Veneto, Piazza barberini, the quirinale hill and monti district Enjoy a walk in Rome starting from Piazza di Spagna Metro Stop (that you can reach in 4 stops from “Ottaviano San Pietro” Line A stop which is 50 metres from our accommodation in Rome)  and ends at … Continue reading Walk in Rome from the Spanish Setps to St. Mary Major

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