View of Rome from St. Peters - Photo by Valeria D'Urso

In response to the numerous emails we have received in the last few days concerning an alleged “waste management emergency” in Rome, we feel the urge to write an article to clarify the situation.

botanicalgardenIn the heart of Trastevere a garden that will let you feel like you're entering a fairytale!

The Orto Botanico of the University of Rome "La Sapienza" (12 hectares), also known as the Orto Botanico di Roma, is a botanical garden located at Largo Cristina di Svezia 24, in the heart of the Trastevere neighborhood.

popeTwo popes to be canonised on same day :

Pope John Paul II will be proclaimed a saint on 27 April next year, Divine Mercy Sunday, along with Pope John XXIII who was responsible for calling the reforming Second Vatican Council in 1962. The announcement was made, as scheduled, by Pope Francis during his first consistory of cardinals at the Vatican on 30 September.

Link to the original article by Wanted in Rome here.

pastaA short guide to a typical Roman meal.

The original article can be found here.

Italy is world famous for the quality and variety of its food: each region has its own specialities, inspired by the diverse climate and history.

streetfoodTo celebrate its first year in Rome, Eataly is holding an international Street Food Festival from 21-23 June. 

The original article can be found here.