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Rome Video Tour, Rome, Italy

Modern and old, past and present go side by side, all the time. Whether you are in Rome for 3 days, 3 weeks or 3 months, be prepared to step into the world's...
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Possible reasons for SIlvio Berlusconi keeping strangely silent

Why has Italy's Prime Minister kept so quiet for so long? Here is a list of issues which may have been keeping his mind occupied.
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Agosto | Italian Language Blog

The month of agosto (August) is named after the first Roman emperor  Ottaviano Augusto (Augustus), who died on the 19th of August 14 AD.
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Burnt by the Tuscan Sun: Rome's Mayor in need of Sex Ed?

Rome's Mayor is under fire from women in the city offices as well as from women's groups who are growing more and more outspoken against the Business as usual way of Italian male-oriented politics. When coming into office, he had two women on his twelve member team, despite laws to the contrary decrying "equal representation" of both sexes in city governments. But this was before women took to the streets - fed up with the Ol' Boys' Clubs.
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DOs and DON’Ts in Italy

DOs and DON’Ts in Italy | La Bella Roma! | Scoop.it
Writing an Italy travel guide means being the recipient of lots of Italy travel questions.
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Church of Santa Maria sopra Minerva | Knowing Rome

Church of Santa Maria sopra Minerva | Knowing Rome | La Bella Roma! | Scoop.it
The Church of Santa Maria sopra Minerva (pictured right) has the distinction of hosting Galileo’s heresy trial in 1633 and is worthy of a visit for that reason alone
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Rome's Municipal Museums are Open Later This Summer | @italofileblog | Italofile - The Italy Travel Resource

Rome's Municipal Museums are Open Later This Summer | @italofileblog | Italofile - The Italy Travel Resource | La Bella Roma! | Scoop.it
Rome's municipal museums will be open until 1am every Saturday this summer.
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Rome the Second Time: Filming the ancients at the home of Modernism.

Rome the Second Time: Filming the ancients at the home of Modernism. | La Bella Roma! | Scoop.it
The Roman Forum? Cinecitta'? A Hollywood sound stage? Not exactly. We stumbled on these scenes at EUR (Esposizione Universale di Roma/Universal Rome Exposition), the massive 1930s/1940s complex to the south of the city center, on both sides of via Cristoforo Colombo.
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Becoming Italian Word by Word: A Linguist’s Top Three Tips for Speaking the Italian Language

Becoming Italian Word by Word: A Linguist’s Top Three Tips for Speaking the Italian Language | La Bella Roma! | Scoop.it
I picked up these insights, not by studying the structure of languages for my degree in linguistics, but by living in different countries and learning to speak different tongues.
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