Memento Mori: A Tour of the Convento dei Cappuccini

Most travel to Rome for the warm, sunny days, vibrant city life, beautiful architecture, and delicious cuisine.  But when I headed to Rome for a ten-day getaway, I hit the underground. If you missed part one of this post where I discussed my tour of the Roman catacombs, check it out here:  Via Veneto:Continue reading “Memento Mori: A Tour of the Convento dei Cappuccini”

Voyage Underground: A Tour of the Roman Catacombs

I recently watched Italian action film The Beast (La Belva) on Netflix. The gritty action flick centres around Leonida Riva, an ex-military Captain suffering from post-traumatic stress and growing more and more estranged from his family every day. When his daughter, Teresa, is kidnapped one evening, Riva will stop at nothing to get her backContinue reading “Voyage Underground: A Tour of the Roman Catacombs”