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Some recent place-making posts

A Modern Itinerary in Eastern Rome

April 8, 2019

On a recent architectural walk we stopped in to visit Villa Torlonia, ducking out of a downpour just in time to take shelter in the grand palace. Remodeled by Valadier…

Spring Explorations

April 3, 2019

I actually suggested to friends the other day that there should be a special tax on visitors to Rome in April and early May. The city is just too beautiful…

Putting Rome’s Resilience to the Test

April 1, 2019

Trying times to try to maintain optimism in Rome. But it is getting harder.

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