Hotel Ranieri Rome
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- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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... Parkland, scattered with trees and an opportunity for walkers, joggers and cyclists to relax in a non-toxic environment. We ambled back towards the city and our next port of call was the Spanish Steps, at the Piazza di Spagna. A favourite tourist haunt, enhanced today by bright sun and blue skies. It was reminiscent of the steps at Montmartre in Paris, but fewer steps and less "ambience". We stopped for our cheese sandwich and apple lunch ...
... us fall in live with the city even more. Following lunch we wandered aimlessly with no direction. We went to see some piazzas, the Pantheon (again) and Fontana de Tritone which we learned was being restored after a long hike up a hill. I was upset that the Fontana de Tritone was being restored because I desperately wanted to see the fountain that was featured in When in Rome. I wanted to throw in yet another coin to wish for love because I am a sappy romantic like that... ...
... Christ. I have chosen to look at my predicament from this perspective; it makes the the whole ordeal much easier to bear.
In retrospect, here are facts from our day:
- Over 70000 people converged to Sait-Peter's Square to hear Pope Francis.
- Although some may say otherwise, tickets are obviously not required to enter the square for a general audience (usually set every Wednesday at 10:30 AM).
- One must get there before 7:00 AM to ...
... a glass of bubbly each while our table was prepared.
Our hosts suggested a mixed starter of Italian antipasti and we all opted for that. Plate upon plate of salami's cooked meats, fish dishes, veg dishes etc. Linda and Kath both trying new dishes such as moules (mussels) and Calamari.
With individual main courses mainly variant types of pasta we were all full (maybe also the multiple bottles of wine also attributed !!)
We must apologise to ...