An American in Italy

img_9320 The Cimitero Acattolico di Roma is also known as the Non-Catholic Cemetery or the Protestant Cemetery.

img_9304 When you go to Rome, you certainly expect to see Roman antiquities, but not necessarily those of Egypt!

img_9373 When Ben and I visited San Fruttuoso, there was a plaque in honor of the Pamphijl family who had contributed large sums...

img_9410 Since 1906 Antica Birreria Peroni has been serving delicious food, and especially beer!

img_9363 We planned a trip to Rome to see the Trevi Fountain (one of my favorite sites in the whole world).

IMG_3603 Edy’s Ristorante is a fabulous place, located near the Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo, at Vicolo del Babuino, 4.

IMG_3622 In one of my favorite films, “Roman Holiday” from 1953 starring Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck, you can see the great carved face of...

IMG_3594 The Villa Borghese or Galleria Borghese (Borghese Gallery in English) is located in the vast Borghese Gardens near Piazza del Popolo in Rome.

IMG_0460 Since 1906 Antica Birreria Peroni has been serving delicious food, and especially beer!

IMG_0487 Every so often, we like to go to Rome.

50 Places in Rome, Florence, and Venice Every Woman Should Go, is a new book by Susan Van Allen!

IMG_2549 The last time I went to see Santa Maria di Trastevere, the church in the square of the same name, a wedding of a...

IMG_2516 The Gianicolo in Rome is a wonderful park just on the ridge west of the city between Trastevere and the Vatican.

IMG_2417 There are so many things to do and see in Rome; sometimes it’s hard to choose!

IMG_1894 The Best of Rome Walking Tour by City Wonders is the best way to get around to the major monuments and piazzas...

IMG_1768 Recently I had a friend visit that had never been to Rome, and of course wanted to see all that there is to see...

IMG_0228 Going to Rome is always fun!

I had never heard of this gallery before but found it listed in things to do near the Pantheon in a...

Twenty four hours in Rome is just enough to make you long for more. Arriving there from Florence, it...

This coffee ship, around since 1946 is located near the Pantheon, at via degli Orfani, 84 and is said to...

The name means Saint Mary over Minerva which is because the church was built over a temple...

I always love a trip to Rome.

It’s been a few years since I visited St. Peter’s Basilica.

It is practically a requirement when visiting Rome, to visit the Vatican Museums.

Rome, the “eternal city” never disappoints me, no matter how many times I visit.