Category: Archaeology

Rome bike tours

If you would live an energizing and vitalizing Rome’s tour you will visiting the Eternal City by bike experience. A Part of the historic city center – that includes spots like the Pantheon and Castel Sant’Angelo – is closed to traffic and, even considering that it is mainly a pedestrian area without real cycling routes, byciclers and pedestrians alike can enjoy the area’s life, history and beauty Rome bike tours can be free and exciting, find out more.

 

Bike Rent

Places to visit Rome by bike are a lot. If you are a tourist or not own a bicycles there are available for rent in some of Rome’s parks, as well as tandem bikes and rickshaws for groups and families. There are also private agencies that offer guided tours of the city’s monuments. Renting a bicycle with a group usually discovers that a helmet is offered as part of the package, along with a tour guide who can illustrate and describe the eternal beauty of Rome. Or choose to ride in Rome bike tours alone, guided by your instincts, perhaps mapping your journey with the help of several.

Parks

The other areas perfect for pedallers  are the city Parks especially Villa Borghese, which holds a surprise or two; its architectonic marvels and museums such as the Carlo Bilotti Museum and the Borghese Gallery are first among these. The Gallery is a veritable treasure chest of art and history, conserving marble works of rare beaty inside – Paolina Borghese by Antonio Canova and Apollo and Dafne by Bernini, in particular, in addition to painting masterpieces by Raffaello, Titian and Caravaggio. Feet or with bicycles suitable for routes on dirt roads. Monte Mario Reserve located on Balduina is an urban area belonging to the XIX Town Hall which is very demanding only for mountain bikes 4 sectors for 6.7 km overall. A little further north is the “Zodiac” the Astronomical Observatory, its cycle path begins at Via Gomenizza (downstream) good: via del Parco Mellini (upstream) it is 1.7 km long. Another beautiful park is Villa Pamphilj an easy recommended bike tours the route beginning in S. Pancrazio gate till Via Aurelia Antica 2,150 km.

On Sundays

You can find sections of the hystoric center running alongside the Campidoglio and stretching to the Colosseum is closed to traffic, making it ideal for cycling near the Imperial Forums in peace and freedom. It it could happen that the municipal administration closed to the traffic like the city’s sections too close Vatican Walls. city like the one near the Vatican. Rome has about 80 km (50 mi) of cycle paths and, although some of them boast a little less maintenance than others, Rome bike tours can be less feasible and fun. A favorite among the itineraries for Rome bike tours is that of the Lungotevere (bank of the river on the Tiber): with different entrances and a calm that you will not find in the rest of Rome, the river is the place where visitors can take the sounds and smells of nature and a wonderful view of this city without time from below.

Sustainable Mobility

A Rome bike tour developing more sustainable mobility for large cities such as Rome. Not only for the roads that green paths, the particular morphological characteristics of the city of Rome includes a strong concentration on the axes of the Tiber and Aniene rivers and the coast of Ostia. The Rome’s infrastructure for cycling makes it strategic and fun to navigate the many highlights of the city, both for those interested in simple and short excursions, both for those who are at ease with mixed routes, more intense and longer routes . At certain times of the day, it is even possible to take the bike on both the A and B subway lines and on the train to Ostia Lido, for a change of scenery and a swim in the ” Capital sea“.

Era l’ottobre del 1978 quando in Piazza San Pietro molti pellegrini si interrogavano sulle sorti del nuovo Papa, che secondo le previsioni gli attribuivano nazionalità africana, di certo non sarebbe stato italiano. E fu così che il 16 ottobre venne eletto il prima Papa non italiano, Karol Wojtyla. Il primo Papa non italiano dal 1523. Eletto un Papa slavo che riuscì ad abbattere il comunismo e il Muro di Berlino. Proprio nello stesso anno, qualche mese dopo due giovani imprenditori laziali prendevano un’importante decisione per le sorti della loro vita, registrando sotto la  forma di società a responsabilità limitata, prendeva vita il loro sogno nasceva Vip Tour, la loro compagni a di trasporti turistici.

Da lì a breve sarà V.I.P. Tour assieme ad altre si affermeranno come tra i pionieri del settore “City Sightseeing” a Roma e in Italia. Per rispondere ad una domanda, sempre più crescente, nel settore del Open bus, affermandosi  sul mercato per la qualità del servizio e la cura dei passeggeri, non solo per open bus.  Dalla sede di via Farini, a Roma a pochi passi dalla stazione Termini.

Un altro elemento di attrazione fu costituito, nel 1998 dal bus “Concorde” – Mercedes Intercar da 50 posti, che la società destinò al V.I.P. Tour Napoli- Pompei. La particolarità di questo automezzo fu che, oltre ad avere una tipica struttura “old style”, era dotato di ogni comfort disponendo di strumenti audio video, in grado di fornire una descrizione della storia, dei punti d’interesse, le usanze, le tradizioni ed i costumi dei siti turistici in procinto di essere visitati dai viaggianti.

Qualche anno dopo V.I.P. Tour, la compagnia ormai consolidata introdurrà un ulteriore elemento di attrazione alla sua offerta il Tour: Napoli- Pompei. Sarà il bus “Concorde” – Mercedes Intercar da 50 posti ad accompagnare piacevolmente i viaggiatori. La particolarità di questo automezzo fu che, oltre ad avere una tipica struttura “old style”. Ma dotato di ogni comfort come strumenti audio video in grado di far conoscere in anteprima la storia, le usanze, le tradizioni ed i costumi dei siti turistici che erano in procinto di essere visitati

Nel 1997 la Green Line Tours acquistò dieci piccoli tram-bus da 26 posti, denominati “Greeny Bus”, per il basso livello di inquinamento prodotto. Questi mezzi erano provvisti di motori Iveco 80E18 a combustione gasolio ecologico, introdotta la marmitta catalitica secondo le  norme vigenti conforme allaa legge “Euro2”. Proprio  furono chiamati “Greeny”.

Mentre nel 2014, l’Italia si aggiudica l’ Oscar con il film di Paolo Sorrentino – La Grande Bellezza. Che attraverso la descrizione delle surreali vicende mondane misto ai suoi densi e intensi drammi del protagonista Gep Gambardella. Ci fa scoprire Roma, la capitale maestosa ed emozionante. Un itinerario immerso nell’atmosfera unica della Roma Imperiale partendo dal Rione Celio, dove si trova la casa del protagonista, che gode di un meraviglioso affaccio sul Colosseo. Tra il Foro Romano e la Domus Aurea, che coniuga antichità e modernità e a chiese medievali, monumenti secolari e signorili palazzi di fine Ottocento alterna, in perfetta armonia, accoglienti locali di sapore “romanesco” e luoghi di ritrovo alla moda. Di fatti in epoca imperiale questa era una delle zone residenziali più ambite dalle famiglie nobili e ancora oggi il suo splendore traspare dalle grandiose rovine delle Terme di Caracalla.  Proprio in queste strade tanto celebrate si svolge il suo itinerario il “City Sightseeing” dove a bordo del duoble deker di  Green Line Tours offre un servizio di Open bus sullo sfondo della grande bellezza. Nello stesso anno, 2014 Green Line Tours introdurrà un nuovo tour in Italia con visita a Siena a bordo delle vetture Granturismo da 28 posti  al fine di garantire uno standard qualitativo e di sicurezza sempre ai massimi livelli.

Sul finire degli anni ’90 e l’inizio dei 2000 Green Line Tours entra nel mondo di internet nasce www.greenlinetours.com, una vera e propria novità che nel corso di questi anni 20 circa ha rivoluzionato tutto il mondo e il modo di fare turismo. Grazie al suo sito internet Glt apre una finestra e si collega con i clienti di tutto il mondo, questo attribuirà maggiore portata e maggiore interazione con i proprio clienti, fidelizzandoli. Da quel momento la condivisione di informazioni e lo scambio di interessi dei clientii Glt cambia si rinnova e fa in modo di arricchire anche le proposte commerciali offerte da Glt. E con oggi venti anni dopo una rivoluzione cominciata il settembre 1998 dagli arguti Larry Page e Sergey Brin, i due giovanissimi programmatori infomatici che crearono Google Inc, il primo motore di ricerca del web. Green Line Tours è presente su tutti i motori di ricerca del mondo, il suo sito internet è giunto a fine 2017 alla quarta release, introducendo finalmente la possibilità di prenotare i tour in tempo reale a da tutto il mondo. Nel 2018 è in corso il rebranding di Green Line tours, cambia il logo. Il restauro dell’immagine della società non riguarda solo l’intangibile, ma anche le vetture vengono dotate di un nuovo look, nuove riproduzioni audio personalizzate per giovani e adulti e ovviamente disponibili in multilingua.

Green Line Tour, diventa una società al passo con i tempi in grado di poter ancora competere con i suoi competitors sul mercato, che nel corso di questi 40 anni sono cresciuti, essendo entrate sul mercato anche realtà internazionali. La mission di Glt non cambia al primo posto vi è la voglia di raccontare Roma e le altre mete italiane facendo vivere una vacanza da sogno ai suoi turisti provenienti da tutto il mondo. Green Line Tours comunica attraverso i social network e attraverso questi canali moderni accorcia le distanze fisiche con i suoi clienti.

 

 

Sconto del 25% sul tuo prossimo tour.
Inserisci il codice promo: GLT40
offerta valida dal 20 Aprile al 5 Maggio  2018

 

“Spring and romance”: a perfect combination for those who choose to stay in Rome, away from the traffic and chaos of the capital but always in the heart of the eternal city. What is the better way to spend a few hours with your person your right person a girlfriend/boyfriend or in friendship. Immers yourself between one of beutiful green areas and into the ancient archaeological exhibits  finds of the marvelous parks of the Capital, perhaps with a breathtaking view. We has chosen for you some of the most romantic green areas of Rome, where even a moment can become important.

 

VILLA PAMPHILI

It is located in the quarter of Monteverde, on the Gianicolo (or the Roman Janiculum), just outside the Porta San Pancrazio in the ancient walls of Rome where the ancient road of the Via Aurelia commences. This park should be full of spring and romance, it  stretches over nine kilometers of perimeter between spectacular terraces and enchanting gardens. Villa Pamphili presents itself, a place where the history embraces the art and suggests romantic and suggestive atmospheres. The escape moments of encounter with nature and with the beauties that Rome reserves for its tourists but also for its inhabitants.

 

ROSETO COMUNALE

Open only in the spring months, the municipal rose garden is very suggestive and romantic in Rome. Besides the possibility of admiring about a thousand different species of roses, those who visit can experience the thrill of walking in an area of the city with a splendid view of the Circus Maximus and the Palatine Hill. Roseto was the site of Rome’s Jewish cemetery for centuries, before being presented to the city in the twentieth century. The rose’s garden in Rome opens to the public for the flowering season, and there are usually guided tours and special events, also open at night Villamusical shows.

 

 

 

 

VILLA BORGHESE

One of the most famous parks in the world? Probably is Villa Borghese’s park, lacated in the historic center of the city is ideal for spending afternoons away from noise and bustle, walking through paths and sculptures and maybe stopping to admire Rome from one of the most beautiful views of the Capital, the Pincio terrace. Or, in spring summer, time make a stop at the Globe Theater, the only Elizabethan theater in Italy that offers, in the summer months, a rich program of Shakespearean shows.

 

 

VILLA TORLONIA

Villa Torlonia, located about two kilometers from Porta Pia. It was purchased in 1797 by Giovanni Torlonia and later transformed into a  monumental complex (the restoration was entrusted to the architect Valadier), has entered the news and in history as the “Mussolini’s house”. Inside the Villa, you can enjoy the Limonaia and the liberty architecture of the Casina delle Civette. Near the Casina, there is the “Technotown” minicity amuses children with fake castings volcaniche, a news that explains how news works and virtual travel in ancient Rome.

 

 

VILLA D’ESTE

A few steps from Rome, including fountains, water lilies, water games and caves, you will be Villa d’Este, also Unesco heritage. The garden really leaves without words for particularity and suggestion. Optimal for an out-of-town trip waiting for the summer on warm spring days

Why do we celebrate Women’s Day and Why should we celebrate it?

This internationally celebrated day has a very deep meaning and aims to spread the message that there can be no development without gender equality.
The keywords of the day are:

  • Female emancipation
  • Fight against violence
  • Leadership
  • Inclusion

 

Infact the UN officializated the International Women’s Day – but the day of the woman was born many years before with the workers demonstrating in New York in 1857, even if the origin dates back to 8 March 1909 in which works of works died in a fire in the textile textile ‘Cotton and Cotton’ where they worked in New York or according to other sources on March 8, 1917 when a St. Petersburg women showed up for the end of the First World War – March 8 is still a important, symbolic, significant date.

“Inclusion rider” Frances McDormand said this statement last night at 90th Oscar Accademy Night in which she urged all other female nominees to stand up and reminded had to tell and projects that needed financing. Quoting Stacy Smith during his speech at the TED TALK, who researches gender equality in film and television at the University of Southern California, has put it, it’s the idea that line “positions”, where women, people of color, and members of LGBT communities are traditionally underrepresented.

women's day woman travelling alone

New York City – United States

Are Looking for amazing places to travel alone in America? Explore the Big Apple’s outer boroughs and the streets of Manhattan with no arguments over which iconic landmark, cutting-edge galleries and world-famous museums to visit, as the MOMA. This city can be expensive, if you are not prepared to put your money as Carrie Bradshaw, in shopping and in expensive restaurants. You may also go rollerblading in Central Park, take a sightseeing cruise on the Hudson, people watch in Times Square, or browse a Brooklyn flea market and eating around typical markets on international neighborhoods.

 

Reykjavik – Iceland

The Institute for Economics and Peace has been have ranked Reykjavik at first position of the Global Peace Index.
It is one of the safest places to travel alone in the world, for women’s day. That city is know for its safety, but not mistake not only for it.
Mystic, laid-back and downright beautiful, in Reykjavik is a great base for a day trips, it will be easy to move around and display Iceland’s postcard-perfect attractions, such as the Blue Lagoon and Northern Lights.

 

Bali – Indonesia

If you should just a relax and take it easy you can wish for a trip in Indonesia relaxing beaches, temples as well as inexpensive accommodations and food are just some of the top reasons why Bali is often deemed one of the ultimate places to travel alone for females. You will be so busy unwinding and soaking up your karma with yoga lessons and also the wondrous Balinese culture that you’ll forget that you are traveling alone.

 

Rome – Italy

Shall you indulge all your five senses? Found Rome. As a female solo traveler, walking around this vibrant Italian city will let you feel empowered and fully present. Not to mention, you may even get a marriage proposal, as you wander around Rome, as a solo traveler. Shall you indulge all your five senses? Found Rome as your next choose for a female solo traveler in women’s day. When you are walking around this vibrant Italian city will let you feel empowered and fully present. Not to mention, you may even get a marriage proposal, or you will hope to meet from a romantic unknowed as you wander around Rome, as a solo traveler.

Here, you can visualize the Roman Empire, in its full glory, by visiting the city’s awe-inspiring ancient sites, such as the Pantheon, Roman Forum and Coliseum. Likewise, you can see the pope’s home at The Vatican City and Saint Peter’s Basilica. Then, you may put on a pair of comfortable shoes and explore the piazzas and cobble laneways, while drinking sterile water from the city’s eye-catching fountains.

 

Melburne – Australia

Melbourne can serve as a base for exploring awesome places to visit in Australia as well, such as Philip Island, The Great Ocean Road and Grampians National Park. For Women solo traveling can be the best places to praised for its live music, award-winning food and artistic culture. In fact Melbourne is a safest places to travel alone for women, also labeled as the cultural capital of Australia. As a matter of fact, you can even walk around there at night on your own. In addition, Australia is an English-speaking country, meaning it is easy for solo travelers to get around and navigate in Melbourne. If you ever need help, you may ask anyone walking by, and they will be happy to assist you.

The discovery of the Pompeii, showed the Neapolitan antiquarians arts and the Bourbon Court, especially the good fortune in Rome’s people. Which have been spent their pleasure time at Gulf of Naples and pass down to us these treasure.
During last year 2017, the archaeological park of Herculaneum has been amazing successful and also the mention in the top 30 of the most visited museums in Italy. Today the Ercolano archaeological park extends the offer with the opening of four domus, just restore.

The first domus known as Casa dei Cervi on two floors, the second for the servants. From today visitors and tourists have the opportunity to admire the Casa del Bel Cortile, a completely new type of construction compared to the typical Pompeian houses: it is a house that stands out from the others of the ancient city for the presence of a courtyard paved with a mosaic white and hooked black crosses; from here it was possible to access the upper floor thanks to a staircase and a masonry gallery.

Following the Casa dei due Atri in Herculaneum, whose facade preserves a blind arch above the portal and, inside, a head of Gorgone against the evil eye. The interior is characterized by the presence of two atria.