Travel Blogs from Rome
... adorning the building and in the main square a copy of ...
... br> after 12 years of Spanish classes, Italian seems to be a similar language, so
I’m getting the hang of it. In my literature class I could tell my teacher
sensed that I was out of my league until I decided to speak up, making
comparisons between Marx’s "mechanical society" and Freud’s “false
consciousness”. She quickly learned that I could hold my own when it comes to
modernism and literature. To be honest we were both surprised ...
... Please observe silence in the chapel." Shutterbugs stole photos with their flash while the same guards gave stern warnings that no photography is allowed.
Seeing the paintings that belong to coffee-table books and posters in situ was more powerful than I can describe. My eyes played tricks on me as I squinted to discern real from painted columns above perfectly ...
... then made my way to the Vatican. Again the lines were ridiculous and the people were pretty rude. I had no idea how I was supposed to get a ticket. Then I decided to join a guided tour again. All up I paid €65 to skip cues abs join guided tours, which is expensive!!! No such thing as a free walking tour in Rome! I probably did have my sights set pretty high for the Vatican museum and Sistine chapel. I was really expecting a quiet place of reflection and ...
... laurel tree. After the transformation Apollo still embraces the tree. He cuts off some of her branches and leaves to make a wreath and proclaims the laurel as a sacred tree. Bernini's sculpture captures Daphne's transformation with intense emotion and drama by portraying the different stages of her changes. This calls for interaction with the sculpture by walking around it, as there is not just one optimal viewpoint. For instance, ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Dorica Rome
Suosittelen t't' hotellia eritt'in l'mpim'sti. Sijainti hyv', l'hell' Termini', n'ht'vyyksi', busseja. Alue siisti. Hotelli eritt'in siisti, ei edes pesuhuoneesta mit''n moitittavaa. Vesi, my's l'mmin , toimi. Ei yht''n nuhjuinen. Hyv' ilmastointi! Henkil'kunta mukava ja auttavainen. Hinnaltaan kuitenkin edullinen.
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