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... at home: after the failed attempt of social reform of Tiberius and Gaius Gracchus, and the war against Jugurtha, there was a first civil war between Gaius Marius and Sulla. To ...
My body is slowly getting back on a normal schedule - my eyes first popped open at 6:15 this morning. What a wonderful morning to wake to! The air was still crisp from the passing thunderstorm la notta scorsa (last night); the streets yet to come alive with the bustling of our little neighborhood. Pulling myself out of bed at 7, I enjoyed not one, but two cups of espresso. Mmmm! Spent time chatting with ...
... of a statue of him! His reign was much later in 46 - 44 BC which wasn't that long but long enough to put him in the history books forever.
We couldn't work out how to get in to the Forum from Capitoline Hill but we walked up and down plenty of steps and got a birds eye view of it all from the edges. Below are a few of some late afternoon pictures. The Forum held the Senate, the justice system, government and ...
... this tardiness?
It's not all bad news, the train manages to make 5 minutes and we get into Roma Termini with a few minutes to spare ....we leg it down to the station to look at the departure boards...we've got a few minutes ....and run for the Naples train...we make it.....Just.
In an hour's time, we'll be in Naples, from there we've got to find the ferry port if we're going to make the last ferry to the island of Ischia.
... of the Pieta (Michelangelo was 25!), the grandeur of the Baldacchino, the grace and elegance of the frescos... Pure mind blowing! The labour of love of the Sistine Chapel, the perfection of Bernini's designs, the grace of all the artisans, both well known and not - all working harmoniously to celebrate the Catholic faith and traditions. Extraordinary!!! I'm going to let the few pictures tell the words... (Wait til you see the camera ones!) Jacq Ps... No Sistine photos are ...