Monthly Archives: November 2016

Go Greek: 4 Rome Sites With Greek Roots

While there are more countries bordering the Mediterranean than you can count on your fingers, Italy and Greece always seem to be at the top of the list of dream destinations for travellers. The cultures are similar in many ways – think: olives, stucco and enthusiasm for unending hospitality (The movie “My Big Fat Greek Wedding” could have been “My Big Fat Italian Wedding” with only a few tweaks. Continue reading Go Greek: 4 Rome Sites With Greek Roots

Fascinating Rome Landini Apartment & Low Winter Rates

Historic, luxury and newly reduced winter rates!

Turtle FountainThe Rome Landini apartment offers one of the most special locations in Rome. The noble palazzo where the apartment is located is situated on a very central piazza with the endearing Turtle Fountain, so picturesque that you almost feel it is a movie set. In fact, the Fontane delle Tartarughe (Turtle Fountain) has provided the backdrop for multitudes of paintings, movies, photo shoots, advertisements. On any given day you might spot a small art class with easels, or students sketching in their notebooks images of the four graceful bronze youths sitting on dolphins reaching up to help the teetering turtles above get a drink. Continue reading Fascinating Rome Landini Apartment & Low Winter Rates