Le Scuderie Di Roma
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... rather musky and grassy. Seriously they need to invent how to capture smells.
We then made a brief stop at the Trajan market which houses one of the best preserved roman streets and market. It was funny to see how there were actual several stories to this market, like a legit mall of some sort. We also visited the Victorriano which is referred to as the wedding cake of Rome by the Romans. It is referred to it this way by the romans since it was built in 1911 and although ...
... the Forum. We walked through the remains of homes built by
Augustus, Tiberius, and Septimius Severus. Nero's palace would cover six football fields! It was unbelievable that we could walk the road that still had many of the original paving stones and could see ruts left by Roman wagons.
Saturday, Oct 5
Strong thunderstorms and heavy rain greeted us as we stood in line to get into the Vatican Museum. Unlike many others in ...
... here BC. I found myself taking photos of everything but there was just more and more around every corner. Sitting on the open top bus we did get our first touch of sunburn but nothing major, actually the weather is not too bad, mid 20's so I think I can cope with that.
Grabbed lunch at a local cafe with a beer and wine. Still too early to check in so made the decision to see the Trevi Fountain. Not too far, ...
... one of the street sellers to share and walked up and around to the Vatican Museum. Although we hardly lined up for more than ten minutes we realised why once we entered. All the people who were at Basilica Di San Pietro had brought all of the extended family to the museum. It was revolting and as it was stifling hot we not enjoying being crammed in so tightly. I hardly took anything in and only glanced at the ...
... to the point that you could hardly move. It was also 'cruise boat' day so there is a warning - check if boats are due in on the days you want to see major attractions and if at all possible reschedule!!!!! We were whisked along quite quickly once we got going so at the end of the 2.5 hrs we did a split and went back to the beginning to see parts we did not even touch on.
So highlights? For me it was the age of some of the exhibits such as the ...
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