Travel Blogs from Rome
... third customs officer arrived to open a booth so I dived on that and got through, then waited for Karen. She said another woman with a child had tried to follow me through but she must have put on an Angry Russian Woman face and told her that I was her friend and she was following me through and nobody was stopping her! Karen's description of the airport - an abortion of a design! I think it was the only airport that made the old Bali airport look luxurious!!
... all have to do with not posting on the blog? Well, our converter was packed in a suitcase. Every last ounce of charge was used up in talking with airlines. So, this morning, after an overnight charge of my phone, here's the story. We've had a wonderful few days here despite the inconvenience of smelling funny. Thanks for your prayers. God is good! More ...
We left the residence at 6:50 for our private 7:00 mass. We have an official chaplain now, Father Scott, who came over for lunch the other day. He's super nice, and today we actually got to go down in the crypt. We were running a little late. But thats starting to get a little bit normal now. We got to the checkpoint to get into St. Peters Basilica and our fearless leader, Corinne, decided that we would just walk up the line cutting everybody. It ...
... Way, and visited the Catacombs as our first stop.
After the Catacombs, we headed towards the Aquaduct remains from the Roman Empire. The Roman Aquaduct was a fresh water system that transported water from fresh springs and mountain sources into the city - to cater for the half millions of inhabitants 2000 years ago.
We rode towards a natural spring ...
... details to access the free wifi. Since we would only be travelling once more by train I couldn't see the point.
The train was 8 mins late into Roma Termini (shame, shame) but they do announce the delay at least. We picked up a taxi easily enough although this is a trap for the unwary. We were approached by a sort of taxi controller as to whether we wanted a taxi and where to. I showed him the address and he said, oh bad traffic today, it cost 45 euros. I ...
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