Hotel Select Garden

Via Vittorio Bachelet 6, Rome, Lazio, 00185, Italy | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $98.00
 

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Rome

A travel blog entry by carole.hunter

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... decided not to go on an organised tour but to wander around on our own. Armed with a map and little booklet that explained each of the numbered points we headed off. It was really quite incredible and to think what it must have been like. Mt Vesuvius is a little way away and it is incredible that the people didn't have time to escape. There were casts of people and even a dog along with other relics. They pored liquid plaster in the cavity left in the bed of ashes by the ...

Last Stop - Roma

A travel blog entry by indianajill

2
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... br> Despite the taxi drivers I love Rome and I am so excited to be here again. I had saved Airmiles points to get two nights at the fabulous Intercontinental de la Villa Hotel situated above the Spanish Steps. One could not ask for a better hotel or a better location. Susan and I had stayed at the Intercontinental Westminster in London and if anything this one is even more wonderful. They offer to upgrade our room if we are willing ...

Rome-ing around

A travel blog entry by jenyfromtheblog

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... was lots of blood and guts, I was glad Johan got me to watch gladiator, since I felt it come alive. I also learned an interesting fact about blood in the Coliseum - human bloodshed from the gladiators used to be mopped up with a sponge by money-making men after games and then rung out to bottle and sell. This blood was considered a hot commodity, believed to have healing proprieties for epilepsy when ingested...

The following day was time to explore ...

On the Go in Ancient Rome

A travel blog entry by jen.greening

116

... grandma was a devout Catholic, it was neat to go through the process. He spoke in Italian the whole time, but I could tell that Chris and I were deemed way more special than anyone else we passed for the remainder of the day! Lol! We were ready for lunch, so we went in search of a restaurant where we could sit down. Everyone is discombobulated in the square after the pope finished, so walking was a frustrating exercise. We became masters at shuffling and muttering, ...

Rome:Crazy city!

A travel blog entry by jaugustyn

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... sight of hand-in-butt or whether it was just seeing that there was no reservation in the man’s movements of getting himself clean. Do as the Romans do? Nah, I am good, thanks. haha

Despite this first shock of Rome, we got to see some really great parts of Rome.

The first night after we dropped our bags off, we went and ate a late lunch and I had some excellent linguini with mushrooms, ham, and peas in a cream sauce. That ...

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