Raffaele Esposito, the 19th century Neapolitan credited with inventing Italy’s most famous type of pizza, may be turning in his grave: Rome has a new vending machine which slides out freshly cooked pizzas in just three minutes.
A project to build a high-tech, lightweight stage inside the Roman Colosseum will allow visitors a central viewpoint from within the ancient structure “to see the majesty of the monument,” Italy’s culture minister said.
The legendary Torlonia Collection, considered among the world's most important private collections of Greek-Roman classical art, will at last come to light after being largely hidden away for more than 70 years.
Rome’s blockbuster exhibition marking 500 years since the death of Renaissance master Raphael fell victim Sunday evening to a government decree shutting all museums because of the new coronavirus threat.
Doctors in Rome are warning of possible health hazards caused by overflowing trash bins in the city’s streets, as the Italian capital struggles with a renewed garbage emergency aggravated by the summer heat.
Iran’s capital city and its Italian counterpart will become sister cities, as a city council official of Tehran, with a senior Italian member of a peace institute lay the grounds for reaching the agreement.