27 May '13, 8am
New blog post : I visit Eataly - a high end food supermarket in Rome
I was in Eataly for coffee with some Singaporean ladies recently and I thought that the place was quite interesting to bring Cartcart to have a look see and we headed there last weekend. With the first chain opened in Turin (and then in locations all over the world successively) Eataly is sort of like a high end food hypermarket where you could get a large variety of food products and complementaries. Located in Ostiense, the place has been opened for almost a year, but Cart and I have never thought of visiting it before this as we knew that it was a popular place, and hence thought that it would be hard to find parking. But there was ample parking there, and you can park for free for an hour. Eataly Roma was supposed to be an air terminal, which was later abandoned which kind of explains the unique look of the area. Even Cart quipped that he felt as if he was inside an ai...