Travel Blogs from Rome
... we are able to catch a bus to the top, the bus was full, with standing room only, but it was easy going and it didn't take very long. At the top of Capri there are a lot of lovely shops and cafe's and wonderful views. As you stand looking down you are looking at another harbour, there is one on each side of the island and this one is were the ferries come in and there are a lot of very large yachts anchored there. There is also a ...
... at our apartment for several hours. We read, slept, FBed. It was nice. When the day cooled off, we went to dinner and then walked to the colosseum to see it lit up. So pretty. We also had wine and salad on the terrace before dinner. It was a nice, relaxing evening. We do know how to relax on a vacation too.
Great day! Tomorrow we say goodbye to Italy and hello to Monte Carlo. Let's see if we can get this trip paid for ...
... Vittorio Emanuele II (National Monument to Victor Emmanuel II) or Altare della Patria (Altar of the Fatherland) or "Il Vittoriano," a monument built in honour of Victor Emmanuel, the first king of a unified Italy. What a wonderful sight! It was beautiful. Doric columns. Some more ruins next to it. And Trajan's column! Tram ride back and we made it safe.
Then we celebrated my roommate's Kelly's birthday! We walked 20 minutes to a restaurant called ...
... forget, I had that map that everyone walked around with! Ha, ha, ha!
Talking about maps, I have to tell you that Michel was the bearer and reader of it! I gave him that job while I took tons of pictures! Plus I didn’t want to be bothered of taking my glasses out every time I had to look at it! Well, do you think we got ...
... was from "Roman Holiday" and plus there is police there ready to blow a whistle and yell at you if you so even move too close to the water). There were tourists throwing coins over their shoulders into the fountain which I am sure is from a movie, if not the same movie.
We then wandered up a lane to find a small museum which turned out to be a theatre that had been built in the 1990s and while building they discovered the ruins of an ancient Roman residence ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed