Tag: foodies

7 Reasons to visit the gorgeous Garbatella neighbourhood in Rome

Rome is full of glimpses of history, but for anyone who loves the more recent past, visiting Garbatella is a must. Whilst its architecture represents an almost perfectly preserved slice of the 1920s, a stroll through this magical neighbourhood also conveys what life in modern Rome can be like – a contrast of the quaint…

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6 Lessons I Learned From Taking a Gin Masterclass in Rome at The Gin Corner

There’s a scene in Fifty Shades of Grey where Christian Grey is ordering a gin and tonic. (Don’t ask me how I know this, dear reader. Journalists have to READ EVERYTHING). He says to the waiter: ‘Hendricks if you have it, otherwise Bombay Sapphire. Cucumber with the Hendricks, lime with the Bombay.’ In my sporadic…

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