Category: Italy

Valentine’s Day in Rome

During my semester abroad in Rome, I experienced quite a few Holidays in the city (Easter, St.Patrick’s Day, etc.). My favorite was Valentine’s Day.

The Trevi Fountain Was Wrong

Throw one coin in the Trevi fountain and you’ll come back to Rome. Throw two and you’re ensured a new romance. Throw three and you’ll get married. I’ve thrown zero coins into the Trevi Fountain, but so far, I’ve won.

The Best Ancient Ruins In Italy

Thanks to the ingenuity of the Etruscans, Greeks, and later the Romans themselves, there are plenty of Ancient Ruins to explore in Italy. The best–in my not so humble opinion– is the town of Ostia Antica.ย 

The Park Behind the Castel Sant’Angelo

A short essay about one of my favorite spots in Rome, Italy.

Pompeh-eh-o eh-o

I’m sick, and cranky, but I promised myself I would post this before the week was over. So, onwards and upwards, to Pompeii!