The 6 Best Places for Coffee in Rome + Essential Coffee Vocab

Ordering coffee in Italian isn't as complicated as it seems. A latte is just what you think it is.

Everyone knows the wonders of the world are best explored caffeinated. The good news is, you’re in Rome. The possibly not-as-great news is, you may be suffering at the hands of that beast known as jet lag.  Luckily, we have the solution, because you’re in the land of un buon caffè (a good coffee). Below […]

Rome Then & Now: Cafes

Rome's Ponte Milvio district is home to some of the best food, coffee, and wine in town.

When you think of Italy, we bet you think of pizza, pasta and coffee. But let’s focus on the third thing for now. There’s a good reason why Italy is synonymous with charming sidewalk cafes and flavorful coffee—in fact, it would practically be a sin to come here and not indulge in an espresso, cappuccino […]

A Love Letter to Rome: Its Food & People

This post is part of our Love Letter series: first-person accounts of what we love about Rome. Rome is a city that lives and breathes its food culture. When you visit, you can’t help but fall in love with espresso, handmade pasta, bitter greens… and if you stay long enough, you might even develop a […]

Rome Then & Now: The Evolution of Rome’s Delis

Delis in Rome have had to adapt to modern times, but in many cases still hold true to their original spirit.

It’s hard to avoid stumbling upon Rome’s delis when you visit the Eternal City. With their vintage signage, artful window displays and an alluring odor of fresh cheese that greets you the second you step inside, Rome’s delis are an enduring part of the city’s cultural and culinary heritage. Not to mention, they’re one of […]