Travel Blogs from Rome
... to the beautiful Trevi Fountain to throw in our coins for good luck! It's very crowded, with many people just sitting, relaxing, enjoying the sight and the sun. But we are on a mission! We stop a a tiny pizzeria for lunch and then we are off again. To the Colosseum.. A-ma-zing!! Pretty cool to be able to wander around inside. It's now almost 4pm so time to head back towards the shuttle pickup point. Rome. In a day. Not enough for some..plenty for ...
... we talked a lot about the catholic faith. It was very interesting to me. After that we went to dinner in the cutest most picture perfect part of Assisi. It was like a movie! The food at the restaurant was sketchy and in really small proportion. So overall the food was awful today. I didn't enjoy it at all. After dinner we came back to our hotel and it's kinda shady. Like I don't like it. We went from an amazing clean new hotel last night to this tonight and it's just awful. But I'll ...
... right thing and ending up on the left hand side of the picture with the angels assisting you on your way up to heaven, and not in hell on the right side with all those wretched looking people, with serpents wrapped around them! There was an extensive description of the newer restoration techniques being used, where they had to remove the old restoration "stuff!" to reveal the original colors used. A couple of spots have been deliberately left as they were - very dark, ...
... to the cheers of the other riders.
Some of the Metro platforms were far underground . . .the escalators were amazing. I am just glad they all worked so we did not have to take the stairs !!!
... not what she wanted!
I wanted to look at the Pantheon and Anne wanted to visit Crypta Balbi, and as it shows they are relatively close together on a map, this isn't actually as close as you would think. We went to the Crypta first and got a loosely guided tour of the Crypta. The crypta as we mistakenly thought was the crypts, is actually an ancient theatre complex built and used in the ages of the Roman Empire and ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Pets allowed