Fleur Garden, Rome, Italy

Feeling a little overwhelmed with the hustle and bustle of city life? A nice, not to mention free, way to escape some of the feelings of the city is to visit your local gardener and/or florist. In gardens and nurseries, the atmosphere is almost always peaceful and quiet. The Fleur Garden, in the Trastevere neighborhood of Rome, is no exception. Continue reading “Fleur Garden, Rome, Italy”


Bonci Pizzarium, Rome, Italy

For today’s post, we’re back in Rome. Since I spent a good amount of time in this city when I studied abroad, I have an almost-endless amount of recommendations for fellow travelers. Today’s recommendation is delicious: pizza from Bonci Pizzarium. Continue reading “Bonci Pizzarium, Rome, Italy”

The Orange Garden, Rome, Italy

The Orange Garden of Rome is located on Aventine Hill, one of Rome’s seven hills. The garden, called Giardino degli Aranci in Italian, is a beautiful way to enjoy the city from afar. While beautiful views from atop a famed monument or building can often cost money, this view is entirely free, which makes it even more appealing for budget travelers.¬† Continue reading “The Orange Garden, Rome, Italy”

Frigidarium Gelato in Rome, Italy

In Rome, Gelaterias are on almost every corner. While there are many good ones, there are also ones that just want tourists’ money and are not focused on the quality of their gelato. In order to make sure you do not miss out on some of the best gelato, you need to check¬†out Frigidarium Gelateria. Continue reading “Frigidarium Gelato in Rome, Italy”

Free & Entertaining Colosseum Tours

Just because you would like to be a traveler who does less touristy things does not mean that you have to miss out on some of the most iconic attractions in the world. The Colosseum is a great example. If you have never been to Rome before, the Colosseum is a must. However, many people get caught up in the thought of not only buying a ticket to get into the Colosseum, but also paying for a tour so that they get the full experience and learn about this amazing structure. These expenses can add up and prove to be a problem, especially for travelers on a budget. This is where you can use technology to your advantage. Continue reading “Free & Entertaining Colosseum Tours”