Archives mensuelles : novembre 2013

Some Roman dishes to taste

Rome is the city where you can feast and discover delicious Italian specialties. Roman cuisine is popular and actually quite simple. It is not what can be called developed or sophisticated but hearty, typical, rich flavors. Many dishes are sure to put the mouth water.
Here are some dishes that you can enjoy if you are visiting Rome:

Pasta alla Carbonara

Pasta à la carbonara

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gnocchi alla Romana

Gnocchi alla Romana

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pizza alla Romana

Pizza alla Romana

 

 

 

 

 

Porchetta

Porchetta

Study in Rome

Study in Rome

Study in Rome

Rome is a must see if you want to learn a language, studying in an international school.
Study in Rome will surely allow you to explore new cultural horizons. But to register in an Italian university you will begin the process about 8 or 9 months before the date of entry.
Then you have to meet certain formalities in order to complete your application. Copy of diploma BAC, BAC post-graduation, ID, photo ID, among other things, that you will send to the address of the university where you choose to study. Generally, registration is on file at around January and February.

What you need to know about transport in Rome

Leonardo Da Vinci Airport

Leonardo Da Vinci Airport

In Rome is served by two airports: Ciampino airport and Fiumincino / Leonardo da Vinci airport.

Fiumincino Airport – Leonardo Da Vinci
Since Fiumincino Airport, located south-west of Rome, several means of transportation are available .

Via train:
An express train takes you in 40 minutes from the airport to the Termini metro. It is available every day from 6:00 to about 10:30 p.m. at a rate of € 14 .

A regional train links the airport to the Termini station , but Trastever Tuscolana and in 45 minutes for the sum of € 8. This method is often considered the most convenient for tourists staying in the center of Rome, since the station is very easy to find .

Via bus :
The shuttle bus will also allow you to reach the Termini for € 8 maximum, but for a longer time : about an hour. Shuttles depart from the airport every half hour during the day .

The SIT Shuttle bus go directly to the area of St. Peter’s Piazza Cavour and the Termini railway station. However, it should consider making a reservation in advance on the site www.sitbusshuttle.com / it

The terravision also Termini link – Fiumincino . Schedules and reservations are available online here: http://www.terravision.eu/italiano/rome_fiumicino.html

Finally, cotral , another bus company offers several routes between the airport lare Tiburtina , the Cornelia Metro Station (on the line) and Fiera station (on the line B). The bus Cotral represent the advantage of nocturnal connections , convenient for travelers at night! http://www.cotralspa.it/collegamenti_Aeroporti.asp

Via Taxi:
Races are available from the airport to the city center and often a very high rate ( 30 € to 60 € ) . Remember to take a Roman taxi without the inscription  » Common di Fiumincino  » subject to another pricing system , they can be up to twice as expensive!

Ciampino Airport:
Ciampino airport is located south -east of the city of Rome, the nearest airport Fiumincino . Two types of transportation are available to reach the city from Ciampino taxis and shuttle buses .
Taxis offer runs all day, but they can be very expensive : so be sure to negotiate the price at the start!

The buses offer direct path from the airport to the center of Rome Campino to Termini Station in the amount of € 8. Several companies are available: SIT Shuttle bus , and the bus Cotral Terravision . You will be spoiled for choice!
You can also opt for the bus + Subway solution remains the fastest if you arrive at the airport and need to reach the center in rush hour ! A bus takes you directly to the end stop Anagnina (on the line) . Departures are held every quarter of an hour for the modest sum of € 1.20.