Park Hotel dei Massimi
Travel Blogs from Rome
... a kiss of greeting. We had finally made it. After six months of planning to be at the Olimpico on this specific day, we had made it.
Having qualified for the Champions League for the first time since 2007, the fans were in full voice as they egged their team on in the closing minutes towards kick-off.
I had been at the Olimpico before, for last year’s Roman derby Coppa Italia, but I never sat in the Tribuna Tevere.
... and check in at the camp ground and have dinner there at 7.30 so it was a quick turn around. The camp ground is really big and there were hundreds of people there. Mostly groups from other bus tours and seemed to be lots of kids as well that must be on school trips. After dinner we were pretty shattered so we headed straight to bed because we had to be up for breakfast at 7.00am again to leave at ...
... very exciting day!! We decided that yesterday morning we would get up early to try arrive at the Collosuem before the crowds, but by the time we got there (just before opening) the lines were huge. We were approached by a lady organizing guided tours which only cost €5 more than what all our entrances fees etc would have cost, so we went with it! Really glad we did as it was a good tour. Learnt about the usage of the ...
... I decide that we're going clubbing tonight. We get ready and we head out. Again, we go to Testaccio. We start at the bar, have a few and Louise is very tipsy! Some guy names Francisco asks to dance with her and she does. He is trying to make his girlfriend jealous because she is dancing with someone else. So he dirty dance with her and she is all over the place. It was very funny to watch this. Once we've had enough of the bar, we decide to go back to the club that Lynda and I ...
... walk in town. Shopping in Europe has been an adventure. We grab what we think might be just about right and give it a try. We have been surprised at times, but it's working out. We walked to the Spanish Steps first. Think Roman Holiday. We then strolled our way through the streets to the Trevi Fountain. So beautiful. SO many people! Off a side street by the fountain is a gelato shop called ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service