Holidays & Festivals (festeggiamo)

Carnevale isn’t quite over yet: Carnevalone Liberato!

So you guys thought that the carnevale season is over since we already ‘celebrated’ Ash Wednesday, and the start of Lent? Well, you’re WRONG. There is one more carnevale party, and it’s happening this Sunday! Carnevalone Liberato, or the liberated carnevale, is sort of an anti-carnevale, carnevale. As the event’s page describes it, it is … Continue reading


This Weekend in Rome: February 24-26

Friday: Guggenheim Collection: The American Avant Garde opened at the Palazzo delle Esposizioni earlier this month, with a lineup drawn from New York’s roller skate-friendly* Guggenheim Museum. In conjunction with this exhibit, which examines American art from 1945-1980 with pieces by Warhol, de Kooning, Stella, Pollock, and Lichtenstein, among others, the Palazzo is hosting Ciao … Continue reading