The Five Oscars Inn
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... br> accommodation and a really nice guy checked us in. So relieved to
have a place to stay!!!
Woke up in Rome! Had a pretty cruisy
morning, just having the basic breakfast at the hotel and then
heading out to see the sights. Went to the Vatican first at around
midday. Walked around the main square (circle, I guess) and then went
into the Vatican museum. Luckily we were able to go ...
Sunny 26 degrees, Rome
Perfect weather. A beautiful early morning walk into Rome solo to take some Pantheon and Piazza Navona shots minus the crowds. Meet some Americans in Piazza Della Rotonda. They are waiting for a tour to the Amalfi coast. Their driver is 20 mins late and they are not happy. I remind them that this is Italy and just as we have a laugh he shows up. They will be feeling it at the end of a 13 hour day tour!
Back home, we ...
For me, the one thing I was most looking forward to in Rome was the Vatican, which is probably due to 13 years of catholic schooling. When walking towards the great walls of the Vatican City it is impossible not to gasp at the massive and monstrous queues! Thousand of tourists and tour groups lining up in the stinking sun with basically no shade. Wherever you looked there where hundreds and hundreds ...
(Jessica) We hoped to get up by 7am, check out of the hostel, lock our bags at the train station and take a bus to see the Vatican City, St Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel. But we decided to sleep in after a 1:30am night, took forever to pack up our stuff, and took 2 hours to figure out how to reserve our train tickets to our next ...
This first week has been amazing!!! I love all 5 of my roommates and have made some really good friends so far. We've gone out like every night so far... It's crazy. We went to a really fun club last night called Gilda and have found lots of fun bars. Classes start on Monday sadly.... But I don't think it will be too bad. I have planned like 5 trips already all over euro and I'm so pumped. Paris for my birthday with all my best friends is gonna be ...