- Drycleaning onsite
- Multilingual staff
- Non-smoking hotel
- Fitness/Health center
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... so it has taken a bit of time to get the door opened.
Now back to the morning. We had found the ‘hop on-hop off’ bus companies gave a good overview but were both busy and had a limited number of buses, so we had not been keen to use one this trip. Equally we both were suffering from swollen feet after the latest flight and this limited the length of walk we felt up to. Our ‘plan’ for Rome had to been to walk around and absorb as we had been to ...
... hopping off or a 15 euro ticket which would give us three days access. Given we wanted to hop off and back on we chose the latter. We rode for one stop to St Peter's then got off to go and have a look. St Peter's square was amazing. Surrounded by colonnades topped with numerous statues of saints. The prime attraction of course being St Peter's Basilica. We joined the queue and it seemed the touts were not allowed within the square so that was good. ...
... we then piled into.....however Michael noticed he hadn't put the Meter on and commented on this to be told "it is broken" and the fare would be 23 euro (double what it normally is!) We insisted this was wrong and please put the Meter on and then all of a sudden we found ourselves on the pavement and our luggage thrown (some of it literally) on to the pavement, and off yer man sped! So a short 10 Meter walk and we found ourselves a better taxi who put his Meter on and the bill to ...
After about 25 hours in transit - from Melbourne via Kuala Lumpur and Dubai, we finally arrived last night in Rome. All was seemingly going well until we found ourselves staring as the baggage carousel went round and round - my suitcase with us, but no sign of Bernard's. After about half an hour and some worried searching by airline assistants, Bernard's suitcase decided to rock up- like a 'fashionably' late shmuck at a ...
... for Rome which is largely turned into a pedestrian mall during the day.