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... 22,000 people. Today there were between 50,000 and 60,000 people in St. Peters Square to hear the Papal message.
The square and all of the stores and restaurants surrounding it were sooo crowded with people that we couldn't get near them so we settled for a lunch of water and gelato (Hazelnut for Tom and Mint Chocolate Chip for me), It was WONDERFUL!
After lunch (if you can call it that) we were back on the bus headed for the Coliseum. A ...
We started the day with a run/walk. This time we ran on the side of the river closest to our apartment. It was much nicer than running along the riverbank on the other side. It was shaded by trees and was lovely and cool. I was going to run to Villa Borghese, but missed the turn off and ended up running too far. I still had a good run - about 40 mins. We found a great place for breakfast, I had the continental breakfast ...
... and all as befitting its Bishop, again the pictures will tell the story.
Across the street is the chapel of the Scala Santa, the stairway that Jesus climbed to be judged by Pilate, this is a long marble stair case, covered with wood for its protection, that the faithful climb on their knees. Virginia climbed the steps, I did not, my knees are not up to that any more, she has earned ...
... person. So its been quite a busy time!
As I am finishing the 1st semester of my time here in Rome, I thought it would be a good time to do a "photo-dump" and just make a blog of all of my random iPhone photos that I have taken in the past 5 months. You may have seen some before, but most should be new. Whenever I ...
... up at night where spectacular to see. I couldn't have done that alone, so I am really happy Saacha was with me. Just walking the streets and seeing Roman ruins and buildings of such grandure is incredible. It is an enormous city with so many people jammed into a small area, and I certainly could never spend a great deal of time here, but there is a lot of amazing things to do and ...