Tips and advice for discovering and living in Rome in the best way,
collected by those who have made Hospitality their lifestyle.
The Quarta Family and Quarta Hospitality have gathered a series of tips and suggestions to help guests visit the Eternal City for the first time, and to advice those who want to know the traditions, curiosities, and secrets of Rome.
Testaccio is a district of Rome where you can breathe the "true" air of the eternal city. Walking around the neighbourhood is like dealing with a city within a city, in an urban and social structure almost detached from the rest of the capital.21/01/2019
Among all the places you can visit in the capital of Italy, the Scala Santa is one of the most interesting ones. It's not a secret it is visited not only by believers, but also by all those interested in history and mystery.14/01/2019
Francesco Borromini was one of the main architects in Rome, in the first half of the 17th century. Born near Bissone, a village in the Canton Ticino, in Switzerland, before his 10th birthday he was sent to Milan by his father, to do an apprenticeship.07/01/2019
Rome is a one-of-a-kind city, characterized by thousands of features, rich in history, modern and multi-ethnic. It is visited by thousands of tourists every year. If you are going around the city in time of sales, you can't miss shopping in the city centre.31/12/2018
Rome is a charming city, rich in history, world famous monuments but also in museums of great interest. At the Leonardo Da Vinci Museum Experience, you can discover a new way of conceiving art.24/12/2018
The triumph arches are symbols of the Italian capital, considered the Urbs of the ancient times.
There are only 3 triumph arches we can still see nowadays, together with another one we can't actually say is a “triumph” one.
Dining at the Q'Art Restaurant at the Oxford Hotel in Rome means embarking on a delightful sensory journey through the flavors, aromas and colors of traditional Roman and regional Italian cuisine.12/12/2018
Christmas is very near, and Rome is dressing its most elegant dress for being ready to welcome the millions of visitors staying in the Italian capital in the whitest months of the year: December.10/12/2018
Roman food is beloved throughout Italy, and often even abroad: maybe not well-known as its Neapolitan cousin, but it is however appreciated.03/12/2018
Rome is not only the capital of Italy, but also a city of innumerable shades. You can visit world famous monuments, but also do long walks among the many parks everywhere in the Eternal City.26/11/2018
The traditional Roman food represents the true soul of the city: genuine, rustic and simple, made of simple and "poor" ingredients.19/11/2018
Trastevere is one of the most peculiar neighbourhoods of Rome. It is still called "er core de Roma" ("the heart of Rome", in Roman dialect), by the citizens of the capital, because of its authenticity, despite time goes.12/11/2018
Rome is not only the capital of Italy but a city full of charm and history. Visited by many tourists from all over the world every year, Rome also owes its success to the wide range of traditional dishes offered by many restaurants and wine shops.05/11/2018
One of the areas you absolutely have to visit during your holidays in Rome undoubtedly is Garbatella district, rightly considered a slice of the true Roman spirit.29/10/2018
Among all the parks in region of Lazio, the one near San Felice Circeo certainly is one of the most beautiful.22/10/2018
Although Rome is famous worldwide for its priceless artistic and cultural heritage, the Italian capital is also one of the greenest cities in Europe. Within this complex urban metropolis there are countless parks and naturalistic areas, including the suggestive Natural Reserve of Monte Mario.15/10/2018
The Domus Aurea was the urban residence built by Emperor Nero after the big fire in 64 A. D. , causing the destruction of the city centre.08/10/2018
Is something missing in our beautiful Italian capital? Rome is not only culture and amusement: among the architectural wonders, the glorious past and several occasions for spending leisure time, it attracts thousands of visitors every day, offering everything each one of them needs.01/10/2018
The Galleria Borghese is one of the museums you can't miss if you visit Rome.17/09/2018
The Galleria Nazionale di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea in Rome is situated in Parioli district, in Valle Giulia, and its Foundation dates back to 1833, just 13 years after the annexation of Rome to the Italian nation.10/09/2018
The Auditorium Parco della Musica in Rome is a multi-functional area where culture takes place in all its forms: music, theatre, cinema, and exhibitions. Three rooms, and open-air amphitheatre, recording and exhibition rooms, where to regenerate the soul of adults and children, bars, restaurants, and shops.03/09/2018
Pizza is the Italian symbol, together with spaghetti, and as you can easily suppose, you can taste it in several different ways. Roman pizza is one of them, tasty but very peculiar.27/08/2018
The Bocca della Verità is one of the most famous symbols of Rome, even if not everyone knows its history, and very few people know the origins of its name.20/08/2018
Fontana di Trevi - the stage of the famous kiss between Marcello Mastroianni and Anita Ekberg in the movie "La dolce vita" - is one of the most visited monuments of the Italian capital, and it represents the last part of the Acqua Virgo, the aqueduct built in 19 BC to supply the public thermal baths.13/08/2018
It is difficult to imagine Rome without its monuments, the symbolic places of a glorious past, its art. Among the most important places, the squares are very peculiar.06/08/2018
On every first Sunday of the month, many cultural places in Rome - museums, galleries, monuments and archaeological excavations - open their doors for free, to all the tourists and the residents.30/07/2018
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