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Helpful Book Spotlight: How to Sell Books by the Truckload on Amazon
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Helpful Book Spotlight: How to Sell Books by the Truckload on Amazon

Because life is confusing enough without also having to crack the Amazon code on your own Over here in the YiR offices (currently a courtyard in the sunshine), we’re very strict about making sure that topics, tours, reviews, etc discussed all revolve around Italy, because we know that’s what you signed up for when you clicked … Continue reading

Yes! We’re doing a giveaway! Tell us about YOUR Rome – and win the coolest Rome travel guide!
Art & Culture (le cose belle) / Happening Now (quel che succede oggi) / Opinion & Comment (pensieri e perplessità)

Yes! We’re doing a giveaway! Tell us about YOUR Rome – and win the coolest Rome travel guide!

In which we make new friends, and you get a pocket travel guide to Rome delivered to your door. But hurry! The contest is only from Wednesday – Saturday of this week!     You know what I love? Cookies. You know what I love outside the sphere of food? Meeting entrepreneurs determined to follow … Continue reading

“It’s like being a cowboy instead of a bureaucrat”: A review (and a giveaway!) of Death Logs In, the sequel to Death Never Sleeps
Art & Culture (le cose belle) / Food & Drink (godiamoci la vita) / Opinion & Comment (pensieri e perplessità) / Reviews (da condividere)

“It’s like being a cowboy instead of a bureaucrat”: A review (and a giveaway!) of Death Logs In, the sequel to Death Never Sleeps

A book about heaven, about hell, about whether or not there is wi-fi in the afterlife. And how is everybody always eating tagliatelle and staying so thin? Let me tell you how it went: There was my copy of Death Logs In, sitting, seemingly innocently, on my nightstand (of course I have a nightstand). After … Continue reading

A lil’ book review: Death Never Sleeps by E.J. Simon
Art & Culture (le cose belle) / Opinion & Comment (pensieri e perplessità) / Reviews (da condividere)

A lil’ book review: Death Never Sleeps by E.J. Simon

Because who doesn’t love a crime novel where people go running off to Rome? Well, it seems Death Never Sleeps, and neither did I once I started reading this book. My timing was, as always, impeccable: exhausted, fresh from a multi-week journey and more planes than I can count on one hand, and with jet lag … Continue reading

Downtown Adventure (Roman style) with CoopCulture
Art & Culture (le cose belle) / Happening Now (quel che succede oggi) / Historical Sites (l'antichità) / Opinion & Comment (pensieri e perplessità)

Downtown Adventure (Roman style) with CoopCulture

By YounginRome contributor : Mallory Robinson When I used to think about Rome, and Italy in general, my mind immediately jumped to every stereotype: pizza, pasta, pasta on pizza and of course Julius Caesar. I moved to Rome about 3 weeks ago, a newbie to the ‘Eternal City,’ and one thing is certain after taking the … Continue reading

Cidade Invicta: A weekend in Porto teeming with port wine, a bookshop that inspired Hogwarts, and the teleférico over the nostalgic ships of the Douro River
Art & Culture (le cose belle) / Food & Drink (godiamoci la vita) / Historical Sites (l'antichità) / Opinion & Comment (pensieri e perplessità)

Cidade Invicta: A weekend in Porto teeming with port wine, a bookshop that inspired Hogwarts, and the teleférico over the nostalgic ships of the Douro River

Or, in which we eat pig’s blood and lock ourselves in hotel bathrooms. By mistake, of course. The hotel bathroom thing. We were no match for a jammed door. Out of respect for a city not my own but which hosts its guests openly and with no reserve, allow me to start with a disclaimer. … Continue reading