Trastevere is a Rome neighborhood that lives life to the full. New York has Greenwich Village, and Rome has Trastevere, a medieval district of narrow lanes, old churches, trattorias and cafés with tables spilling out onto the streets and plazas.
Santa Maria in Trastevere.is one of Rome's oldest churches and believed to be the first church in Rome dedicated to the Virgen Mary. It originally dates from the late third to early fourth century but was rebuilt in the twelfth century. The church is famo
Ascension of Christ painted in 1480 by Melozzo da Forlì was the main apse fresco of Santi Dodici Apostoli until it was tragically removed in 1711 and divided into bits; the central figure of Christ was taken to the Quirinal Palace.