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... sticker in the window. Can't go wrong that way. If they have been rated well or got an award it's always in view. I go for the 3 course special. Spaghetti ragu, chicken & potato stew & ricotta pear cake. The first course is too big so the waiter makes Grant finish it off after his meal of a round tube roman pasts dish with tomato. Grant also eats my dessert so I can have tiramisu. It was a nice meal. For those of you that know me well would ...
... we could go, as tomorrow is Palm Sunday, and it is always closed on Monday. So after having a quick shower each (ewwwwww airplane cooties) we embarked, bleary-eyed, to the Vatican. A summation of our jet-lagged conclusions about the Vatican museum: 1) when you walk past 1KM of people waiting in line because you have pre-purchased online tickets, you feel pretty baller (and you don't even wish you were a little bit taller) 2) the Vatican museum is ...
Wow.. a lot to report on from our travels over the last five days or so!!
- A day spent admiring the city of Pompeii that was destroyed in the first century AD by, first an earthquake, then a volcano eruption (Vesuvius)
- Three days in Rome to see the many sights there are to see there:
1. The Spanish Steps
2. The Trevi Fountain
3. The Pantheon
4. The Colloseum
5. The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
6. Piazza Navona and the Fountain ...
... later we were back home to freshen up before a pre dinner drink, then out to the most inexpensive restaurant (the price you pay for washing your clothes in Rome) we could find. Didn't have to go far, in fact across the road for €7 we could order a Margherita Pizza and Beer or wine......sold. The Pizza wasn't too bad but the house wine was very ordinary, but obviously not too bad as Hugh managed to finish the half litre he ordered! After dinner we ...
... the general direction and happened to be on the right path! We got to our hotel and checked in. It's always a good idea to hang out in the room after finally finding our place. We went out to dinner soon after. We walked down Via Nazionale and found a nice restaurant not too far. We consider this the best dinner experience we have had in Europe so far. The atmosphere was pleasant and the service was fun and inviting. We got our favorite ...