Born in New York, SARI GILBERT has been a journalist in Rome for more than 25 years. Currently on the staff of the Italian journal Il Sole, she has written for the New York Times, The Toronto Star, and The Washington Post, as well as numerous magazines such as Travel and Leisure, Signature, TV Guide, Newsweek, and Connoiseur. Also a longtime resident of Rome, MICHAEL BROUSE writes about art and the great monuments, and takes visitors on much acclaimed walking tours.
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