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How I Was Almost Mugged in Rome (but Wasn’t!)

July 19, 2016

I have never been mugged, despite having that ‘mug me’ look about me. Now don’t get me wrong, nobody is ever asking to be mugged, but when you’re wearing your camera around your neck, speaking in English and your bag is wide open, you’re not exactly making it difficult for muggers. Sorry, but you’re kind of asking for it. Continue Reading…

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A Vegan’s Guide to Eating Out in Rome

July 4, 2016

The Italian Capital is amazing for vegan food. You can find it at pretty much at any Italian restaurant if you make sure the pasta doesn’t have eggs (traditional Italian pasta doesn’t, but make sure anyway) and the pizza has no cheese or meat. In fact, the majority of my holiday was spent at these Italian restaurants, so I’m sorry if this list is a little smaller than usual. Continue Reading…

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Villa D’Esta in Tivoli from Rome

July 1, 2016

If you’re heading to Rome, don’t miss out on taking a trip to Tivoli, a picturesque town in the comune, Lazio. Here, you can see beautiful waterfalls, gorgeous houses and landscapes with that famous Italian beauty, but the main attraction is Villa D’Esta. The people of my generation might recognise it as a setting in the Lizzie McGuire Movie, or just a pretty place with stunning gardens and waterfalls. Either way, if you’re visiting Rome for whatever length of time, you’re not going to want to miss out. Continue Reading…