Hotel degli Amici
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- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Breakfast Available
- Free High-Speed Internet
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ROME, MAY 11, 2015
This is our second day in Rome. We have a new guide, Fredericka and a new driver. They both are very pleasant and seem anxious to do whatever we want to. We had asked to visit a number of churches today. Our first was Basilica San Giovani in Laterano. This is THE cathedral of Rome. This is where the Pope comes to celebrate certain holidays. It was built on land from the Laterano family by ...
... class and were surprised to have leather seats, free paper and prosecco, tea etc. could get used to this. An honest taxi brought us to our apartment in 39 Via Donatello in the Flaminio district which is a middle class dormitory suburb 2 km from Rome centre. The owner is a very nice Italian lady who has two degrees, speaks five languages, and has to travel to Boston for work because ...
... near to Trajan’s Column. Basically there are Roman ruins underground and since 2004 archeologists have done all this work to prepare an absolutely amazing experience. We walked along glass floors – sometimes over staircases below and we saw amazing ruins of 2 Patrician houses (of rich people). There were columns, mosaics, amphoras etc. What made this absolutely amazing was that they ...
... held inside, but this one really takes the cake.
The sculpture in front of it is Elephant and Obelisk, designed by Bernini.
Entrance to the church
There was a man begging at the entrance of the church. ...
... home to Capuchin Monks of the Fransiscan order. They moved to their current location in the city in the middle of the 19th century and bought the bones of their dead monks with them. Down in the crypt, a few of the monks started to arrange the bones in a variety of patterns and when the remains of al three thousand men had been laid out, the result was a startling and strangely thought provocative place. Heaps of femurs line the walls, skulls are paired with scapulas to make ...