art & culture

ancient roman homes, houses and villas As with other aspects of ancient Roman life and Roman architecture, Roman homes, houses and Roman villas underwent a  degree of evolution, particularly as the fortunes of Rome impacted wealth, society, roman technology and standards of living. A further factor to be taken into…
The culture and traditions in Rome reflect its historic past and celebrate the modern world. Rome culture is an eclectic mix of high culture, the arts, fashion and historic architecture. Daily life centers around enduring Rome traditions rich in religion and food. It is this contrast of historic and modern…
Tivoli - Villa d'Este Tivoli is a small hill town to the east of Rome that provides access to two amazing attractions.  In the town itself is the Villa d'Este, A UNESCO World Heritiage site, replete with stunning gardens, a unique water garden and an interesting 16th century villa.  On…
Castelli Romani's Medieval Villages Half-Day Trip from Rome Day Trips & Excursions Tour the medieval villages outside Rome on an afternoon excursion to the Castelli Romani region. You'll take a relaxing drive through the beautiful countryside surrounding the busy capital, see views of the Pope's summer residence of Castelgandolfo and…
Discovering Rome: the Rione Monti district Posted: Tuesday 15 December 2009 by Giorgio The Rione Monti district has always been a world apart from the other areas of Rome; even its dialect was slightly different from the one spoken in the city. In order to make room for the famous…
Jacopo Robusti (o Canal), better known as Tintoretto (1519-1594), is the only key Italian 16th century painter not to have had a major monographic exhibition devoted to his work to date. If we ignore the thematic exhibition of his portraits held in Venice in 1994, the last exhibition of the…
The exhibition features over 80 works never reached before in our country. The event will take place at the Cloister of Bramante in Rome from 16 March to 10 June 2012. With the patronage of the Spanish Embassy, the exhibition Miró! Poetry and light is produced and organized by Arthemisia…
Roman Castles Castelli Romani's Medieval Villages Half-Day Trip from Rome Tour the medieval villages outside Rome on an afternoon excursion to the Castelli Romani region. You'll take a relaxing drive through the beautiful countryside surrounding the busy capital, see views of the Pope's summer residence of Castelgandolfo and enjoy a…
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