Residence Don Bosco
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One thing you will find everywhere in Italy is the coffee. Apparently it will cost more to sit down to drink, some sort of tax or something, so must prefer to stand. Espresso is the drink of choice with Cappacinnio and latte in 2nd place. Little stands are everywhere and fortunately, not the big chain stores. I found a coffee drinking friend in Terri, a woman on this trip. We attempted to try the coffee from as many stands as possible.
... Along the way we stumbled upon the Italian president's home at the Quirinale. A former papal home. Then we took another look at the map and got ourselves pointed the right way to find The Trevi fountain. What is a holiday without a little misdirection and adventures? The Trevi is stunning. I could have sat there for much longer but the throngs of people made it easier for us to go on our way. We decided to check out the Pantheon. That place is incredible. Such ...
... are huge and sit all over the steps, so it is really a waste of time to go there. I had studied the map before we left the apartment, so we head for the Pantheon next. On they way we see beautiful old buildings and pass the temple.
The Pantheon looked magnificent at night and I got some pics and hope they turn out ok. The streets and piazzas are full of people. It is Saturday night in Rome and it is busy!! We wander up to the ...
What a beautiful morning in Roma! Nice cool breeze blowing in my window (our breaker blew last night). NO AC - apparently I have too many electronics. Would you expect anything less from a Mac/Apple/Italian/Blogger/Semi-insane person? If you said no, and you know me well - no offense taken. If you said yes, then one - you are likely quite indifferent on the matter and are none of those things and two - you might benefit from a good ole’ psych eval or a trip to the Apple store. ...
... alone, all in a very dimly lit room & with requests for silence in several languages & a few were trying to photograph despite all the notices. It is a wonderful room but it lost its charm with so many there & after seeing the works of Raphael, closer up in smaller ones.
Grateful to have completed the route march we set off to find a place to feed but in our usual crazy way we thought we should get nearer to home before doing so, so we ...
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