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... or become silent. When he returned to proclaim the righteousness of his faith, he was captured and beheaded. There is a marble piece in the church do the Saint and we have seen his likeness in paintings and sculptures throughout our travels.
From the church we walk past a temple of Romulus, Emporer Maxentius's son who died young. The complex also included the Circus of Maxentius which once held 10,000 spectators. The obelisk in the famous Piazza Navona in Rome once ...
... s. Everyone I know that travels always gives me a hard time about going to McDonald's in another country, but I actually enjoy going to see how it's different...each country has their own strange twist on it. For example, at this one they had a Big Mac with parmesan cheese, and you could get different kinds of fries. The most interesting thing is what kind of stuff they put in the McFlurries. At home its the usual oreos and m&ms, but here they had a pistachio one, and ...
... the roads, but that is all part of the experience I guess. Also, my school took a tour of the Villa d'Este, which was once the mansion of a Cardinal. It had hundreds of different fountains which was really cool.
As I stated previously, I start my classes tomorrow! I am very excited to go to class and start the school year. I will be sure to write and let everyone know how they are going later in the week.
... guy doing tricks with large metal barrels like
spinning of them at once. It was a great show. We made friends with some
young German guys who knew more about Australian punk bands than I ever
could and somehow Paul and I lost Julia. We looked around for her and
went back to the tent with no luck, so we made our way to the meeting
spot to meet everyone. We found out later we had just missed them, but
Paul and I made our way to Two Door Cinema Club on our own. They ...
... the orange park which has a keyhole that views into a garden and frames St Peter's Basilica- gorgeous! We also climbed the Gianicolo hill with an awesome view of Rome. Loved it. Shopping went a little too well but I suppose it's like an investment? We did dinner at Antica Taverna's sister restaurant with the BEST fiore di zucca antipasto (zucchini flower, anchovy, mozzarella deep fried together).
Sunday we went to Porta Portese for the ...