BEST WESTERN Premier Hotel Royal Santina
Travel Blogs from Rome
Two days ago when we went to the Vatican city, the whole day was taken up by just the Vatican Museum alone. We never made it to the Basilica itself so here we are coming back for the Basilica alone. It was amazing - the largest Catholic church ever built! No shorts, sleeveless t's or revealing clothing was not permitted to enter. So dress proper like going to a church, the Vatican church, really!
After passing by the Coloseum on the way to the Vatican city yesterday, we all agreed that we needed to see this great piece of history the very next day. So we hopped on the red bus again and almost ran to the gates. 11euros to get in on a guided tour. It was well worth it! Where do I start? This was the place where the Roman emperors put on "the …
All the way from San Francisco, my 16 year old son & I finally reached Fiumicino Airport the following day July 06, 08. We took the Leonard express train 11euros each. It was a nice ride except for the part where you have to lift your heavy luggages up the steps. Our stop was the termini. It was a busy terminal if you ask me but then again, I've …
Our first day in Rome and we're all excited to see the Vatican!! After our first Roman breakfast which looked more like American, lolz. We decided to take the City sightseeing Roma on a Hop on-Hop Off red bus. The metro was on strike and it turned out fine since the bus had a 2 day special, lolz. On the way to the Vatican, we passed by the …
... tree planted by St Domenic - the original only died a little time ago. We passed the church of San Alessio, where the stairs that St Alessio lived under for 17 years are displayed - St Alessio returned to his family after some years, and when they didn't recognise him he lived as their faithful servant for 17 years (G asked how this made him a saint!) and then onto view the keyhole view.....it is apparently the only place that you can ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility