Roman Quarantine – Day 57

Roman Quarantine – Day 57

Tweet On my epic wander yesterday, I dropped into only one church. Santa Maria in Portico in Campitelli. It happened to be open as I walked past, and it houses a protective icon that I felt deserved a nod in these curious times. Also it’s a really lovely church....
Roman Quarantine – Day 14

Roman Quarantine – Day 14

Tweet This morning I woke with a sinking feeling in my stomach. To be honest I have done most days since the enormity of this whole thing became apparent. I expect most of us have. In my case it doesn’t usually last long, but there is undoubtedly a momentary lurch of...
Roman Quarantine – Day 5

Roman Quarantine – Day 5

Tweet According to this week’s governmental decrees, solo open-air physical exercise is permitted as long as a minimum distance of one metre is maintained from anyone else. The quarantine situation is not going to change anytime soon–fingers crossed, but the end date...