Marc Aurelio Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Vespesian ordered the Colosseum to be build on the site of Nero's palace, the Domus Aurea, to dissociate himself from the hated tyrant.
His aim was to gain popularity by staging deadly combats of gladiators and wild animal fights for public viewing. Massacre was on a huge scale: at inaugural games in AD 80, over 9,000 wild animals were killed.
were usually slaves, prisoners ...
... br> I still don't know what my actual schedule is for classes during the rest of the semester which is lame because I can't make any plans for trips yet, but they're soon to come!
ALSO THEO! I'm going to need you to bring me some avocados and dried mango when you come because there are none and I need it!
OK, I'll try to stay on top of my blog and remember to take more pics, but for now alla prossimo!
... get stiff so we moved along and out.
Thanks to Rick’s suggestion, I knew which door to exit the chapel to be able to take the shortcut to St. Peter’s Basilica. We ignored the note on the door indicating it was for group tours only.
We found our way to St. Peter’s and although we knew it is the largest basilica in the world and we had already been to the Milan basilica (which is among the top ten in the world)…we were quite stunned at the size of ...
... I needed to wait in line with everyone else if I wanted to get a map. Luckily, I had my guidebook which seemed to know about the map situation and had included a map for us! The Vatican is set up in some insanely complicated maze with two courtyards smack in the middle and the Sistine chapel on the far end. We weaved our way through crowds, heat and artifacts until we got to the Sistine Chapel. "NO PHOTOS! SILENCIA!" rang out of the speakers across the chapel. Guards patrolled ...
... tonight. It was a 30 minute walk to the church once we hoped off the buses. The rehearsal went for an hour. I went for a walk out the front of the cathedral as. I heard some instruments. It was the Italy Police band mounted on horses and playing their instruments. We walked back to the sight for pick up after the rehearsal. Bus 2 was there but not 1&3. A bit of a mix up it seems. We got as many as w could on bus 2 and headed back to the hotel. The other were going to walk. However ...