Street names

As my twenty-five readers - quoting Alessandro Manzoni, with Dante Alighieri, the father of the Italian language – will know, I always say Rome is a city that never ends. And I'm right to say so because here, even the names of the streets, like everything else, have a story to tell. In the Sant'Eustachio … Continue reading Street names


The Romans: Sant’Eustachio the coffee

If you ask them, they will tell you the Sant'Eustachio café is a small family business and it is indeed: Raimondo is the owner with his daughter, Federica, and his brother, Roberto. If you ask any Roman instead, he will tell you that the Sant'Eustachio café is the most famous café in Rome. Before the … Continue reading The Romans: Sant’Eustachio the coffee