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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... we had yummy fresh juices and smoothies along with a roll and a couscous salad. Felt good to get all the goodness in me!!! Think we will need a full detox when home from the carb overload here!! After refueling we went and saw the Spanish Steps. We went back to the hotel and chilled out for a little bit and then went out for dinner with Jamie and her friend Sarah which was awesome!! Early morning tomorrow as exploring the Vatican!! xoxo ...
... I meant it, that I would go without her if she wasn't ready in time. I was not going to miss the Sistine Chapel!! She was very good and was up and dressed by 9:10am.
After breakfast we wandered over to the meeting place and it was at this point that I blessed the internet and the ability to book on line in advance for these things. The queue to get into the museums was absolutely huge. It stretched all the way from the entrance, right down the Viale ...
... palace of Castel Gandolfo on the opposite mountain are superb. Just before Rocca di Papa is the entrance to the toll road to Monte Cavo. A temple of Jove once stood on top of this mountain, and before that, the tribes of the area met with King Tarquin before Rome was a republic. At the top of the mountain is one of the most panoramic views in the hill towns, giving you a wide survey of the Alban Hills and the Castelli Romani. Down below, Rocca di Papa is a tangle of old streets ...
... around near the Colosseum for a while and then we went on a hunt to find salad dressing for me. I actually found salad dressing that is similar to Wishbone's Italian dressing, which is miss dearly-so I bought 2 bottles! I am so excited because now I can eat salad!!! Yahoooo! It was really nice to hang out with my "cuz" for the day :)
In other news, Bridget and I booked a trip to go visit out other ...
We waited until about noon to get on the metro to Vatican City hoping we'd catch a shorter line during lunch time. That didn't go as well as planned. We waited in line for about 50 mintues which really wasn't bad. The only annoying part were all the morons running around trying to get you to pay to join there tour group. I don't know how many times we were told we'd be in line at least two hours if we didn't join a tour. We had plenty of water and a decent amount of shade. It was ...