Villa Vecchia Hotel
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... soaked all of the history in and took many pictures. It was so interesting to see something that you've studied, seen in pictures your entire life to see with your eyes. We got kicked out at 7:15pm which was in fact plenty of time to see the Colosseum. Next, we headed over to the Trevi Fountain. At night time, it is packed with many tourists. Luckily, we got to the very front and we took lots of pictures. I made my 3 wishes and as legend has ...
... a famous fountain of a little boy umm...relieving himself on a corner near Grand Place, an absolutely magnificent square that is said to be the most impressive in Europe, a bold claim, I think. We were certainly impressed, especially when it snowed! It was gorgeous. We couldn't have been happier, what with a "chocolate crawl," waffles, and "frites" or French fries. We tried out the famous Delirium Bar on Saturday night, the Guinness world record ...
... From here we followed the river north, seeing Tiber island the sight of roman aqueduct infrastructure, from where the water was pressurized to flow into the city from floating mills. From here we made our way into the center of town to see the legendary pantheon, romes most well preserved building from the 1st century. The building is amazing, the diameter of the dome roof is the exact height from floor ro ceiling and the hole in the roof is a huge 9 meters ...
... taking pictures and just watching. I felt like a tourist attraction! It’s only an hour mass… can they wait? The worst part is when people don’t turn off the flash… incredibly distracting. Now, the back of my head is randomly in someone’s picture. When mass was over, I only had about 30 minutes to make it back to the hotel shuttle. I bid adieu to Vatican City.
Tonight, they have free food in the Executive Suite at ...
A cool and cloudy morning greets us as we leave for our Mythology tour. After breakfast we head out to the bus stop on our street and hop on #492 which takes us through some busy traffic and over the Tiber River until we are near to the Piazza Farnese. We walk from the bus stop through Campo de Fiori in order to reach our destination. We arrive just minutes before our 9:00 appointment time and are immediately greeted by Lauren, our docent for this private tour. Here in the ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services