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Is Rome English Friendly

Is Rome English Friendly

Going to Italy? A language guide through Rome  Irresistible food, highest end fashion, awesome architecture, diversity, sceneries, incomparable art, Italy is the most alluring countries in Europe. The whole country is packed with a million possibilities and it is offering you a million different ways for you to enjoy it. And Rome, what can we say about Rome, it is one of the most beautiful cities you’ll ever see in your life. However, whenever you are traveling to a foreign country that doesn’t speak English it ends up being really hard to communicate, and while some countries are extremely easy...

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Can the Italian Police Corps enter the Vatican? Everything about Vatican City’s criminal justice system

Can the Italian Police Corps enter the Vatican? Everything about Vatican City’s criminal justice system

If you ever begin to think about Vatican politics, you’ll be fascinated with how the state is organized. When technically considered a sovereign state despite all its particularities, the center of the Roman Catholic Church is very particular on its relations with Italy. Since Vatican City is within Rome and is separated from it by nothing but a wall, the system in which it interacts with Italy is rather complicated. It is often heard how the Italian police have committed arrests in the Holy city, but if it is a sovereign state, how does that work? Well, the truth is...

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The Roman Trash Crisis

The Roman Trash Crisis

No one really wants their city to live up to their bad reputation. However, Rome is not an exception when fulfilling their long-known stereotypes. Though I wish I was, I am not talking about the fashionable streets, the lousy music, and the delicious food (not that they aren’t fulfilled either) but about the trash crisis. Overflowing dumpsters, wild boars attracted by the trash, rats, and seagulls hanging in the accumulating garbage bags, all of these in the main roads for everyone to see every single day.  While it probably isn’t what you expect to see when visiting Rome, it is...

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What is the difference between Italian and Spanish? This is why they are so similar

What is the difference between Italian and Spanish? This is why they are so similar

Whether you are a Hispanic learning Italian, an Italian learning Spanish, or another language speaker that has confused both languages sometime in their life, you have probably noticed that both these languages are pretty similar. And not German-English similar, but like extremely similar. Actually, Italian and Spanish are so much alike that if a Hispanic goes to Italy and speaks slowly to an Italian in Spanish, the Italian will probably totally understand what they are saying, and that goes both ways.  A lot of people who are not very in touch with both languages often wonder if they are the...

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Why do Italians love pizza?

Why do Italians love pizza?

  Pizza is now the most popular fast food that is being consumed almost in every part of the world. This has made it one of the fast foods that are on a very great demand, there are very many varieties currently to choose from and the kind of toppings one may require. However, many people who enjoy pizza have no idea where their favorite fast food originated from. The very main reason why Italians love pizza is that Italy is the origin of pizza. The current pizza we are eating had its first origin in the city of Naples...

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