Not everybody likes to drink coffee and not all coffees are the same. But if you appreciate a good coffee, when you come to Rome, you will learn how coffee is part of the Italian culture. In Italy, we drink our coffee in Cafe’s and Bars, and every few meters you will find a place that sells coffee. Here in Rome, Starbucks and Costa have not taken over yet, because in our Cafe’s and Bars, you can find a better coffee which is also a better value for money. When you are out and about, sightseeing and exploring Rome, getting a coffee is easy, but what if you want to have the same coffee at home?
Do you think most Romans shop in Via del Corso or in the posh nearby Via dei Condotti?
Yes, some do, but if you want to know where the majority of Romans go shopping in town,
you definitely have to go to Via Cola di Rienzo.
This road joins the huge Piazza del Popolo with Piazza Risorgimento, off Vatican city. It’s quite a long road, intersected by many other ones. It is a very lively street because of its traffic and its commercial activities. This is a place where you can find hundreds of shops. Read More …