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Rome celebrates 2,771st birthday on 21 April 2018

Rome celebrates 2,771st birthday on 21 April 2018 Historical groups evoke ancient Roman traditions with Natale di Roma. The capital celebrates its 2,771st birthday on Saturday 21 April, with events also taking place on the days either side of the anniversary. Known as Natale di...

Contemporary art stars in new shows

Contemporary art stars in new shows Botero show closes in Verona after two-month extension Contemporary art is highlighted across Italy in the weekend’s exhibition openings, with shows including photography, installations and paintings that touch on topics including...

Special Offer for the champions League match Rome vs Liverpool

Special Offer for the champions League match Rome vs Liverpool May 2nd Olimpic stadium in Rome list of services include in the offer: transfer from airport to stadium and back to airport transfer from airport to the city center transfer hotel city center to stadium tour highlight...

Big shot in Rome: An important portrayed was stolen in St. Mary in Navicella Church

Big shot in Rome: An important portrayed was stolen in St. Mary in Navicella Church This morning was stolen a precious painting in St. Mary in Navicella Church also known as “Chiesa Nuova”. The theft has happened in Rome city center near the council president. Thieves stolen a...
Show season opens in Venice with Hirst

Show season opens in Venice with Hirst

Show season opens in Venice with Hirst Oehlen at Palazzo Grassi   An exhibit focusing on the power of an artist’s self-representation from the 1970s until today is opening on April 8 in Venice as part of exhibitions this year organized by the Pinault Foundation in the...
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Guercino, Watson star in new art shows

Guercino, Watson star in new art shows Last chance to see Van Gogh retrospective in Vicenza   This weekend’s notable art shows include Guercino frescoes and illuminated manuscripts in Piacenza, a photo exhibition with works by the Scottish celebrity and fashion...
Rome marathon 2018

Rome marathon 2018

Rome marathon 2018 Rome’s annual marathon takes place on Sunday 8 April The 24th edition of the 42-km Maratona di Roma, which begins and ends at the Colosseum, takes place at 08.40 on Sunday 8 April. The time limit for crossing the finish line is seven hours, and anyone who...

Trajan’s Villa: an hidden treasure under a manhole in Rome

Trajan’s Villa: an hidden treasure under a manhole in Rome One more hidden treasures has been discovered in Rome. Under the temple of Diana, at the Aventine hill, the historical centre, was found the ruins of the villa of Trajan, his private home before he became emperor. To...

Rome: St. Peter, fear in the basilica: the plaster of the side aisle is detached.

Rome: St. Peter, fear in the basilica: the plaster of the side aisle is detached. Some parts of the plaster of the side aisle of St. Peter’s Basilica fell to the ground, at the feet of tourists visiting the Vatican. Moments of fear in the afternoon of Thursday, when some...