A little bit of history Trastevere is the 13th rione of Rome, on the west bank of the Tiber, south of Vatican City. Its name comes from the Latin trans Tiberim, meaning literally “beyond the Tiber”. In Rome’s Regal period (753-509 BC), the area across the Tiber belonged to the hostile Etruscans, the area […]

If you already joined this tour you probably remember the delicious pasta recipe we had together: bucatino alla matricana. There are many version of this, one is connected to the legend of the origin of the recipe. Someone says that this recipe was born in Amatrice, a small town on the border with Abruzzo Lazio. […]