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Where fashion meets architecture in the eternal city.

Romans celebrate Carnevale, particularly the week leading up to Ash Wednesday, with delicious seasonal delicacies that are a tradition you must try:

The Church of the Madonna dell'Archetto is the smallest shrine to Mary in Rome, and perhaps the world.

Just a few steps from the well-known Trevi Fountain is the Sciarra Gallery, a private courtyard in the Sciarra Colonna palace that has become a pedestrian walkway connecting Via Marco Minghetti and Via dell’Umiltà.

When in Rome, do as the Romans do. Always great advice to follow except you can run into some problems.

Born to famous artist Orazio Gentileschi in 1593, and contemporary of Caravaggio, Artemisia was no stranger to the Italian and European art scene.