Rome city guide

Rome city guide

Review: The Yellow Hostel Rome

Open for about a decade, the Yellow Hostel Rome is a modern hostel located near Roma Termini railway station. Housed in a large and spacious art deco building, this property manages to combine the beauty of its this period property with a fresh contemporary style inside and has a range of room types – from spacious private rooms to a 10-bed dorm room – plus a range of additional facilities including bike hire, a restaurant, a tour concierge, a hair […]

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Tried & tested gluten-free Rome

When researching restaurants in Rome, every gluten-free survival guide I read for this city raved about how amazing gluten-free Italy is; how you’ll find suitable things to eat at many restaurants and supermarkets and how you experience some of the best gluten-free food you’ve ever tried. Essentially, I was given the impression that Rome was one the best cities in the world for eating out gluten-free and so I arrived fully prepped to eat incredible pasta, crisp and chewy pizzas […]

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Overtourism: why I found it difficult to fall in love with Rome

It’s really rare for me not to fall completely in love with a city that I visit. I’m definitely a bit of a silver linings traveller, finding the best in pretty much every place I go. But I really found it hard to give my heart away to Rome on my first trip there. In fact, it left me feeling pretty uninspired, which I almost find hard to believe as it was the city I was most excited about visiting […]

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