BR Briefs: Christmas Tree in Piazza Venezia

Christmas Tree in Piazza Venezia, Rome

While going to the center of Rome this evening to catch a movie, we passed by Piazza Venezia and saw the newly replaced Christmas tree all lit up.  There is also the nativity scene. Nearby, Via del Corso was completely covered with the colors of the Italian flag to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Italy’s […]

May 1st concert in Rome, Italy

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Here are a few pictures I took early on May 1st for the concert here in Rome at San Giovanni in Laterano.  Preparations taking place before the concert at 3pm and crowds were already headed there before 8am.

New form of Rome transport?

Pictures of Rome - Rickshaws

I would never think of doing this myself because sharing the road with Roman drivers is terrifying enough and with such a fragile form of transportation,  it’s out of the question for me.  This picture was taken on Via del Corso.

Idea behind Pictures of Rome


This afternoon while browsing Rome, I saw many interesting things that I would like to share on the blog but it alone may not warrant a full post. As such, I decided to start a section on this blog called Pictures of Rome where I will have the opportunity to share with you photos that […]

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