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... Anyhow it wasn't such a drama as we caught a taxi from Tiburtina to our Hotel near Termini station. It cost €12 and we met a lovely taxi driver who chatted about the soccer matches in Australia. Such passion for the sport these Italians have.
We arrive at the hotel before checkin time and our rooms are not ready so we head out into the heat 38 degrees C today to find a restaurant for lunch. There is one just around the ...
... sights from street artists and musicians to spectacular buildings squares, buildings and statues. An interesting find not far from Piazza Spagna was the Anglican Church in Rome, this was a complete surprise and upon stepping inside we were intrigued to see that everything was written in English and had a definite English feel to it.
Our last stop was Piazza del Popolo which is dominated by the Egyptian obelisk of Ramesses ...
... afterwards how the warning had not included people with claustrophobia! Dylan had suggested he go up first to make sure I would be able to make it (not of course because of any suggestion that me & my child bearing hips might become lodged somewhere along the way - as max dryly commented, "just another relic") & then he would come back & tell us. So off he went & we waited and waited and waited....we then realised that he might either not be able to come ...
Definitely one of my favorite cities on this tour, Rome really was like walking around a museum, and we were there for 2 nights!!
Once we got to the hotel, which a little ways out of Rome, we got to hand our dirty clothes over for washing! Yay! Which was super exciting because the air conditioning had stopped working on the bus and it was bloody hot.
After that we all ...
It had finally arrived. The day Ricco and I had been waiting for. The day we had planned our whole trip on- it was finally match day!
Roma against Juventus, second placed hosting first, northern Italy verse central Italy and Garcia against Conte. It was a battle that left any calcio fan watering at the mouth, and one that could've had more weight on it if only it was a Scudetto decider.
Still, for Ricco this was his introduction ...