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Category Archives: Esquilino

Putzing around Piazza Vittorio

I was in the prep phase of a 7 day juice fast and my daughters were still on their winter holidays and feeling a bit bored so we decided a quick trip to Piazza Vittorio in the Esquilino neighborhood was … Continue reading

21 January 2013 Esquilino, Food, Gelato, Piazza Vittorio, Rome with kids, Termini

Hidden gems in Esquilino

The neighborhood of Esquilino, lies south of Termini train station and named for the Esquiline hill – one of the original 7 Roman hills.  The Beehive’s first location was in this neighborhood and our Clover and Acacia guestrooms are in … Continue reading

1 May 2012 Archaeological sites, Context Travel, Esquilino, Rome