Sotto La Cupola Guest House
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Multilingual staff
- Refrigerator in room
- Breakfast Available
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This was another nepotistic age: the new noble families (Barberini, Pamphili, Chigi, Rospigliosi, Altieri, Odescalchi) were protected by their respective popes, who built for their relatives ...
... as well I can tell you... After finally leaving the Colosseum, we called past the hotel to "regroup" and headed out to get a coffee & a bite to eat, and experienced the next "interesting" event of the day!! We could see more weather brewing, so decided to stop at a cafe with large outdoor umbrellas. We ordered & then proceeded to watch the heavens open up. Rain, wind, thunder lightening, you name it, we had it. People were running everywhere, including jumping ...
... reservations for. We spent another 20 minutes or so looking for another place before we were finally persuaded to eat at a fast food establishment where chicken is called "broast." The spicy broast sandwich I got was surprisingly good, but the experience was just so comical. We ended up having to pay extra for ketchup, the lights went out for a while, and we were "gifted" some cold, rock-hard falafel that wasn't even on the menu.
Dragging ourselves back home, ...
... There's a line of taxis on the side of the Pantheon ready to go, and one horse-drawn carriage standing in between the fountain and the Pantheon. Also in the piazza is a guitarist playing songs like Hey Jude, and I'll Be Watching You, and some other relaxing American songs. Sitting next to me are two younger men. I think they're tourists, but they haven't said a word; just people-watching. I'm mostly surrounded by eager tourists who are ...
... and thorough... And knew the differences between Catholics and Protestants. The Raphael rooms were great, as was the Sistine Chapel. Checked another masterpiece off the list "must sees". Really enjoyed the Last Judgement wall as much as the creation ceiling.
St. Peter's was over the top. Lots of marble!
We visited Fortress ...