Art & Culture (le cose belle) / Happening Now (quel che succede oggi)

This Weekend: European Heritage Days

This weekend, in honor of European Heritage Days, Rome is throwing open the doors to all kinds of museums and historical sites…for free!  European Heritage Days is a twenty-year old initiative, originally launched by the Council of Europe to unite citizens across cultural boundaries by providing access to new cultural assets and opening up those … Continue reading

Fashion & Shopping (la moda)

VFNO Recap: Rome hosts first-ever Vogue Fashion’s Night Out

By Tess Amodeo-Vickery, Runway Passport Fashion enthusiasts filled the streets of the Via del Corso and the area surrounding Piazza di Spagna last night for the city’s first-ever Vogue Fashion’s Night Out. Events were held in all forms, from exclusive cocktail parties hosted by legacy stores like Fendi, Gucci and Chanel to parties held in … Continue reading

Fashion & Shopping (la moda) / Happening Now (quel che succede oggi)

UPDATED: Fashion’s Night Out Comes to Rome

Fashion’s Night Out, sponsored by Vogue, has been kicking off New York Fashion Week for the last few years, but tomorrow night it’s hopping the pond and coming to Rome for the first time.  While it seems unlikely that the games of “How many times can you spot Anna Wintour” will be as commonplace here … Continue reading