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Campo Felice: Skiing and Sledding in Abruzzo

Campo Felice in Abruzzo, Italy

Campo Felice is an easy winter day trip from Rome.

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Snow in Rome – Roma Sotto La Neve

Piazza del Popolo Snow

I’m not much of a winter person. That’s one reason I like Rome so much. It rarely snows here. The last time was in 2012 – six years ago. Despite that, I have always wanted to see Rome with a dusting of snow. This morning, I got my wish and then some. The snow started …

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Braving the Elements: A Rare Snowfall in Rome

Piazza San Pietro

Over the past weekend, Rome got pelted with eight inches of snow, the largest single snowfall in the capital since 1986. The rare snowfall prompted the closure of the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, the Palatine Hill, and other tourist attractions.  Many businesses had to close because workers were unable to access public transportation or get …

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