Park Hotel dei Massimi
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... height so it was almost like you were talking to them. It was interesting trying to imagine what they would think if they knew they were being looked at by millions of people. The map room(Google it) was spectacular and so was, the piece de resistance, the sistine chapel. leading up to the sistine were some giant paintings and they were good because of the details, like dirt under fingernails and things like that. Also saw some dali and a van gogh in the lead up to the ...
... spot. There were lots of families with small children. Our initial reception seemed a little chilly (we ordered separate Caprese salads and a shared pizza). Our waiter warmed up to us over the evening and by the end of the evening we were good friends. We were given after-dinner drinks of fresh strawberries/wine/vodka. The restaurant was busy with lots of local families and small children. It felt much like Minerva’s at ...
... rental. A short while later we were standing in front of a tiny Fiat wondering how it could possibly hold 4 people and 4 carry ons. We were pleasantly surprised at the trunk space. The car ended up being manual transmission. As you all know I like being in the driver seat but the prospect of driving a manual scared me. I went for it and after a bit of help with Jason coaching we were on the ...
... option was to stand in the long line we saw earlier. While in line we noticed nobody was going inside and the line was not moving, strange right. Jon investigated and discovered that it was all closed until 1pm and it was only noon so we just decided to stick it out in line for an hour in the blazing heat. Good thing we had bought a frozen bottle of water right before or I don't think we would have made it. The awesome part about being ...
Had an uneventful flight with Alitalia (such a low-cost carrier...) and landed in Italy at 7:45 in the morning. 45 minutes later we were on a taxi to the hotel, which agreed to check us in at 9:00. Awesome! :)
The hotel is gorgeous and our room was upgraded to a Rome view with Imperial club benefits (which were ours to use ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service