Shangri La Corsetti
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4 days in Rome
Went for coffee with Rob Cardis and his girlfriend Caroline in Sorrento before we left.
It rained this morning and Mark and I both got attacked by the evil mosquito's!!
Mine got very infected and I am now on anti-biotics, luckily you can get them over the counter at the pharmacists.
After a row with the …
It is not even the weekend yet but things are in full swing when we head back to the Spanish Steps. It is wall to wall people having a good time. As we had a late lunch we are not ready to eat yet so we explore a little further from the hotel (it is surprising how far you can walk when you are window shopping) but we have now learnt to carry a map. We find a likely spot for dinner and sit down to relax, we are in Rome!
... Spanish Steps before finding a bite to eat for dinner.All in all a big day.
Today we got out early and visited the Roman Forum and Palatino Hill for the morning. From there we headed to the Pantheon and on to Piazza Navona for some lunch. We then walked to the Vatican to plan our visit there tomorrow.Off out to the Trastevere District for dinner and explore ...
Met up with work colleague who is in Europe on holiday. Great to see her and catch-up on news from Chch. Did guided tour of Colloseum, Palatine hill & Forum. Met up at end of afternoon with one of our guides from afternoon for walking tour from end of Forum, over to Island, under church to see how new built on top of old, through Jewish quarter to Navona fountain with various sights on the way. Was good tour. Back to one of his favourite places for ...
Blogger's log date: 6/20/2012
Have to catch you up with the adventure. I’ll add a few pictures now and add more later.
This is how much information and history is in Rome. Have your camera out and ready and keep your head on swivel. Keep an extra storage cartridge and battery for your
camera. It’s that much history, but so worth it that we have decided we are going to come back and stay a week with a tour guide.
After Naples and ...