Less than two week’s ago I received the nod from Expedia that I would be going to Rome as one of their guinea pigs for a new blogging initiative. Three bloggers would be looking at Rome from three different angles – Rachel, art and culture, Laura, shopping and fashion, and myself, food and wine. How could I refuse?
Although I have been to Italy many times before, I had never been to this wonderful country’s capital (apart from a flying visit for an Audioslave concert which doesn’t really count) so I was particularly excited that I would finally get to see the sights of Rome. Images of exquisite marble statues, menacing Roman gladiators and plates of spaghetti carbonara filled my mind.
Pasta on a budget by the Spanish Steps
The best gelato in town
Artisan gelato at a glance
Here’s a link to my map of Rome, showing all my favourite locations including Pastificio and Il Gelato.
More Posts from Rome
Going solo in Rome
How did I find travelling on my own in Rome plus a few handy tips.
Roman pizza and peaches in red wine
Learning to cook pizza in Rome including the recipe plus a simple dessert of peaches drenched in red wine.
The authentic taste of Rome!
Join me on a wonderful food tour of Rome including the oldest market, numerous tastings and where to find the best coffee and the best food souvenirs.
Pairing Italian Wine and Food
Learn the basics of wine tasting and pairing food and wine.
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