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... through the Forum and then on to the Vatican. The ground was still damp from the rain earlier and with the slight breeze, was turning out to be perfect weather. Lorenzo left us at this point and Georgia took us to our next meeting spot. We were able to sit on some steps right outside the Vatican and have some sandwiches and gelato before our next tour began.
We met up with Franko at the entrance and were outfitted with "Whispers" before going in. ...
... can buy an unlocked phone and the SIM card for 55 Euros. This gives us 250 minutes of time anywhere in Italy and 10 Euros worth of long distance. Incoming calls are free. When ever we switch countries we buy a new SIM card for 20 Euros and we are off and running.
The Pantheon is actually a church and has been for 2000 years. Once again amazing....The building is so impressive outside with its portico that is 13 ...
... much of it you don't really notice or appreciate it much. That is how I felt about some of the places at the Vatican Museum, after wandering through the rooms trying to focus on the artwork my mind went into overload and I really couldn't appreciate what I was looking at. The piece d'resistance is the Sistine Chapel. But that too is jam packed with tourists and the security there interrupts your musing at the wonder of it all with announcements ...
... too. It's weird getting a table for one at a restaurant. Had my first carbonara which was alright but nothing amazing. Came back and met with the Norwegian girl for a beer before she left for her flight. Once she left, jack came round for a beer as well. James then joined us. Then overheard a kiwi talking at the table next to us, he was from Napier but was on his way home after 2 years in London. We made plans to watch the rugby together ...
Morning Aus, Today waking up at 645 to leave the lovely country Italy. Went down for some breakfast then back up to finish packing as well as pack an overnight back for the ferry ride from Italy to Athens. We all packed our bags on the coach to make our way to Pompeii, after about an hour and some crazy winding roads we arrived in the famous Pompeii. After getting off the coach we gathered for our walking tour where we got shown through the main sights ...