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On the Via Caio Cestio, between the Testaccio quarter and the Egyptian pyramid, the branches of the cypresses shaken by the wind capture the attention of passers-by. Their movement seems to point to the inscription “Resurrecturis,” which surmounts a large and massive entrance. When passing through it, one is led ...read more
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August 5 celebrates a miracle of the Virgin Mary in central Rome. Marking the feast day of Our Lady of Snows, today is the perfect time to look at the story behind the papal basilica of Santa …read more