Visit to The Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel After Closing Hours

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An experience of a lifetime. That fittingly describes the amazing experience I had yesterday evening. It doesn’t get more exclusive than being the only visitors in the Vatican Museums after closing hours and even more extraordinary, having the Sistine Chapel all to ourselves. This was a private tour specially arranged by The Roman Guy, and […]

5 “Cool” Things to do in Rome in Summer

Things to do in Rome in summer

Summer is in full swing and like every year, there is a plethora of  ”cool” things to do in Rome after the sun sets. For visitors who agonize over how to squeeze in as many attractions as possible during their visit, here’s good news – some of the major attractions in Rome are also open […]

The Musei Capitolini

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The Musei Capitolini are located in the Palazzo Nuovo and the Palazzo dei Conservatori, both on the Piazza del Campidoglio but on opposite sides. They make an excellent introduction to Greek and Roman ancient history with their limited but relevant number of sculptures. On the north side, the Palazzo Nuovo designed by Michelangelo is considered […]

Uffizi on IPod

If you are planning a visit to Florence, the Uffizi Gallery has now digital tours of 33 masterpieces which you can download from iTunes for FREE  until April 26th  [Read more...]

Arts guide: exhibits in Italy

If you are interested in Art History, here is a guide of Art exhibitions that are taking place throughout Italy.

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