Rome the Second Time

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Blogger: Dianne Bennett and William Graebner
Description: Where to eat, what to do and what to see when in Rome.

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July 19th
When we're in Rome we read the Rome edition of one of Italy's national newspapers. These days we're reading Il Messaggero, mostly for its local coverage of city issues, from the garbage problem to the closing of Metro stations.  Now and then we are a… Continue Reading
July 9th
Entrance to Laurentina 38, other side of the circle.  Laurentina 38 (which begins on via Ignazio Silone, south of EUR, not on via Laurentina), is one of 3 major public housing projects constructed in Rome in the 1970s and 1980s.  The others… Continue Reading
July 2nd
It's not often one finds murales or wall art, right outside one's door - even better, viewed from one's apartment.  But here we are in Pigneto (a now rather hip, but still working-class neighborhood of Rome) looking from our balcony at a fine wo… Continue Reading
June 25th
RST's 791st post.  Use the search engine at upper left to explore Rome and environs.Beautiful downtown CecchignolaAtocheOn a Saturday in mid-May, we took advantage of the unusual sunshine and headed out on the Honda Forza 300 for a day exploring wall… Continue Reading
June 19th
This is RST's 790th post. QWERTY (the name is taken from the keyboard, upper left) is one of Rome's most intriguing street artists.  His work has great range, from the very large stick figures in the Nomentana train station to small, thoughtful … Continue Reading