Hotel Delle Regioni
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... exaggerated and emotional commentary. As she explained some of the history of this incredibly impressive building one thing in particular really caught our attention. The name Colosseum actually comes from the statue of the emperor Nero, the Colossus Neronis which was placed so close to the amphitheater that the locals began referring to it as the Colosseum. Just imagine how that local slang in the first century AD has effected the naming of popular sports stadiums and ...
Oooh missus don't!! Sorry I couldn't resist a frankie howerd moment there. There was actually quite a lot of decorum in the forum, there's quite a lot of police around, various sects, some with rather natty jodhpurs and boots, some that look like dad's army a la ...
... shopping street which, like the main shopping street in Palermo, is closed off to traffic on weekends to become a pedestrian mall. About midway along the street is Galleria Umberto, which is designed very much like Galleria Vittorio Emanuele in Milan. However, the shops lack the top end nature of its Milan cousin. Still the architecture reminds one, that throughout the ages, Italian designers have been on top of their game.
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... commissioned to do a sculpture for a church that the architect of that church did not want him involved in it as the church would become more about the sculpture than his architecture. He therefore convinced the pope to get Michelangelo to paint the Sistine Chapel. Michelangelo initially refused and went to Florence in a huff insulted to have been asked to do this, he was after all a sculpture not a painter. The pope sent someone to chase Michelangelo up and make him an ...
... the presents in my bag and gathered my things for the plane. I headed down stairs to reception to check out of my hotel and caught another taxi to the airport.
Right now I'm in the airport lounge and enjoying a cup of tea. The security and customs went along fine and I'll be lining up to get on the plane any minute now. I'm just finishing my very last blog of my Roman holiday and I'll be logging off now. Hopefully everyone likes the presents! ...