At this time of the Feast of the Divine Mercy in Rome during this Holy Jubilee Year of Mercy, the buzz word in Rome at the moment is MERCY.
We are immersed within a Holy Jubilee Year of Mercy with Pope Francis choosing the official reflection of “Merciful like the Father”.
We are also in the midst of Easter Week with the Feast of the Divine Mercy in Rome taking place on Sunday – Divine Mercy Sunday.
So what’s it all about, and will Rome be doing anything special as a result of this double whammy of mercy this week? Continue reading “The Divine Mercy in Rome”
Check out these 10 Amazing Pictures of Easter in Rome with Pope Francis 2016 including papal selfies and picturesque liturgy.
Continue reading “10 Amazing Pictures of Easter in Rome with Pope Francis 2016”
Rome is an amazing place to experience the end of Lent and beginning of Easter. There is so much history and tradition in Rome – the heart of the Church – that one cannot help but feel the past come to life in your own experiences. 10 Amazing Ways to experience Easter in Rome include: Continue reading “10 Amazing Ways to Experience Easter in Rome”
Everyone knows about St Patrick and that he is the patron saint of Ireland, that he invented Guiness whilst wearing a leprachaun costume and chasing snakes…right??? Hhhhhmmmmmm… Continue reading “27 Things You Probably Never Knew About St Patrick”
As Mark Twain once said “History never repeats, but it sure does rhyme”.
We are in a global financial crisis, but we’ve been here before with the Collapse of the Roman Empire.
Today, just as in the past, our government confuses money with currency and in attempting to have more money, they in fact just increase the amount of currency which actually debases money. See what’s happening: Continue reading “‘Printing’ Currency and the Collapse of the Roman Empire”
Love is in the air…To celebrate we have created some fantastic Romantic tours and packages for you to lavish upon your loved one.
Perfect as a gift for Valentine’s day, a Wedding Gift or an Anniversary Gift, these products would also be ideal for a honeymoon to Rome: Continue reading “Have a little Valentine’s ROME-ance…”
As we mentioned in our previous post, we were crowned Cultural Tour Operator of the Year For Rome 2016 by the prestigious Luxury Travel Awards. Take a look why… Continue reading “Cultural Tour Operator of the Year For Rome 2016 – Here’s Why…”
We love Six Nations Rugby in Rome played at the Stadio Olimpico! But we’re not the only ones…
The Commune di Roma (i.e. Rome’s City Council) has officially decreed that to welcome fans to the Eternal City to watch either Italy v England or Italy v Scotland, those fans with a valid match ticket can gain access to a whole host of museums and galleries for FREE! Learn how: Continue reading “We Love Six Nations Rugby in Rome!”
It’s official. After being nominated by one of our customers, Eternal City Tours has been awarded the crown of: Continue reading “Cultural Tour Operator of the Year for Rome – Luxury Travel Awards”
Rome is a city of World Firsts. Want to impress people with your knowledge of Rome – perhaps the most important city the world has ever seen – then these 18 Interesting World Firsts of Rome will wow your friends.
Rome boasts: Continue reading “18 Interesting World Firsts Of Rome”