Category Archives: Rome

Ristorante La Pentolaccia

La Pentolaccia is a gem of a restaurant located right in the heart of Rome. As it was recommended to me by the staff of the Marcella Royal Hotel, where I’m staying, I was a little leary, since hotels often have agreements to promote certain establishments over others. … Continue reading

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The Trevi Fountain

E allora… the Trevi Fountain. What can I say? It’s a fountain. Built at the end point of an ancient Roman aqueduct, the Trevi Fountain is named after the Italian words tre vie (three roads), describing the three streets that meet at the … Continue reading

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Why I Love Europe…

A grown man can wear purple from head to toe without one person doing a double take…

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My Roman Holiday

Have you ever missed a city just minutes after having arrived there? That’s precisely how I feel about Rome.  After leaving Paris nine months ago for Toronto, I decided to celebrate the big 3-8 by returning overseas for another European adventure: Paris, London, and the very … Continue reading

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