weird things about rome






Cappuchin-Crypt
When I first visited Italy in 2001, I’d read a bit about the Capuchin Crypt in Rome and knew I had to see it. The Crypt is a tiny space underneath the Santa Maria della Immacolata Concezione church in which the bones of more than 4,000 Cappuchin monks have been […]

Cappuchin Crypt


I’ve slowly been finding more and more blogs written by expats in Italy, and I’m adding many of them to the list of blogs I check in with every day. One that stands out lately is Shelley’s “At Home in Rome” blog. Shelley is, as you might be clever enough […]

The “At Home in Rome” Food Week: Restaurants to Try ...