Suite San Pietro
Travel Blogs from Rome
... of our foods. As expected, they were amazing. The best cheese we had in Italy. The boys stopped by to see our hotel, and were quite envious (up until that point, they’d had the big suite). However, we didn’t save them much cheese.
The four of us walked back to their hotel to pick up grandpa, and then met Marlon and Dragan for dinner at a nice outdoor café. The service was a bit slow (typical Europe), but the ...
... station and, after I mailed my last postcards, we got on the train and headed to the airport, saying goodbye to Rome and Italy along the way.
It was a really great trip with mom and a special one, as it’s rare, especially now, to take a trip without our husbands. But it was the perfect length and we were both excited to get home, after another long plane journey, to Peter and Chris and Kate and the ...
... After around 3-4 hours and a heap of ruins we had finally finished these two sites. They are the cornerstones of Ancient Rome and were the capital of the Roman Empire, and still are. After the Roman Forum and Palentine Hill, we went inside the Colosseum. We bought audio-visual guides and walked through the upper floor and the ground floor, learning about the traditions of the gladiators, ...
... views of Rome at night. Bruno said it was probably the best terrace he's ever seen in Rome. He pointed out all of the buildings from all sides. It was fun to have people to share this wonderful slice of heaven with even just for a short time with fellow tour members. The people were all very nice. After they left, I stayed up late enjoying the terrace while catching up with my email and travel blog.
What a perfect afternoon and evening in Rome !
Nice sleep in today, maybe it could have been all that vino bianco last night. I was expecting cooler weather here, but another sunny, warm day. We get a vaporetta pass, although I am sure we will be doing a lot of walking. We head to St. Mark's square and bought the combo museum ticket and head to Correr Museum for a tour. It is a quiet refuge from the insanity of the square and we see gleaming statues by Canova, paintings by the illustrious ...
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