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Knacait stayed here on Sep 4, 2010 during their trip titled: Cait and Erin >> Europe.
... Inside we saw Raphael's tomb which was quite strange to think he was right there!!
On our way back to our hotel we passed the Castel Sant'Angelo and decided to pop in for a bit of a looksie, we even paid for the audio guide so we could learn a bit of history. The Castle was originally built for the Roman Emperor Hadrian and his family but later on was used by popes to live in and also as a Fortress...... Back in the day it was the tallest building in Rome!
... Crypts. We weren't allowed to take pictures so I found some on the Internet to show you what we saw. The Catacombs were an ancient burial ground for Christians in 300AD. It was an underground cemetery if you wish and had an eerie yet holy quality about it. There weren't any remains left as many tourist wanted to take some bones home (gross) back in the day so they moved them to a lower area that is off limits. There is apparently over 50km of underground vaults ...
... for our meal of the evening. A couple of glasses of wine, an antipasti plate and a pizza and we were ready to walk back to the hotel room to call it a day. By 10pm the streets were beginning to thin (it was Sunday night, afterall).
Next morning we slept in a bit but when we finally got moving we headed out for a coffee and croissant before grabbing a cab to the Vatican. A visit to Rome is never complete without a pilgrimage to St Peter’s. We spent ...
... Pray that God would continue leading and guiding her as she seeks His will about Missions. She arrives home August 6 and moves into Emmaus August 23 to start college.
If you've enjoyed reading about our travels, perhaps you will enjoy reading my blog about family mealtimes here
Thank you for "joining us" on this trip and we look forward to keeping you informed for prayer on future ECS trips.
Jim and Sharon