Food: The Other Legacy of Eternal Rome

Spend time immersed in Italian culture and learn about some of the culinary delights served in traditional Italian food as author Alicia Simcox recounts a day spent exploring a Roman market.

Luscious and alluring bounties of the earth fill a platter in a tantalizing display outside a restaurant in the Jewish Ghetto in Rome. The Roman dedication to food culture is evident throughout this city of ages. Old restaurants are particularly adept at luring clients in by such exhibits.
Photo by Andreas Dueren