- Have a blast at Lungo il Tevere Roma in Rome

July 29, 2010 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News can announce that there is plenty of entertainment on offer at the Lungo il Tevere Roma, which is taking place in Rome this summer.

Tourists wanting to take break from seeing the ancient architecture and stunning art on display in the Italian city, can set off from their 5 star hotels in Rome to check out this peculiar but brilliant festival.

It runs all summer long until August 30th and incorporates arts, crafts and entertainment in its programme.

People will be able to find all sorts of items for sale at the market stalls, which are found along the banks of the River Tiber and specialise in a variety of areas such as movie stars, regions of Italy and toys.

Among these stalls will be a miniature soldier show, which will display hundreds of tiny models for the viewing pleasure of attendees.

"It provides a bizarre mixture of things to see and do, including jazz, dance, cabaret, theatre, drag queen shows and more," explained travel listings website What's on When.

The organisers claimed the aim is to get as many people as possible to check out the festival, which is why it is free to get in and wheelchair friendly.

It is not just shopping and entertainment that people can enjoy at the occasion, since outlets serving a variety of food will be present as well, including sushi, Libyan cuisine and meat dishes.

For more information on this event visit the Lungo il Tevere Roma website. recommends a wide range of accommodation in Rome, including the Sheraton Roma Rome.

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