Eating banned at Rome's monuments

July 29th, 2008|Categories: Food & Wine, Rome & Lazio|0 Comments

Earlier this month the Roman city government passed a ban on eating at its monuments. Violators will be fined for snacking or drinking in prohibited areas. Defending their decision, officials pointed to the loads of trash and litter that contaminate tourist sites. Hmmm...maybe because trash cans in Rome are overflowing or nonexistent. It is unclear [...]